|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Jody make from the bright red Cherokee beans that he finds in the woods?
(a) A necklace for his mother.
(b) A collar for Flag.
(c) A rattling musical instrument.
(d) A bean-soup for his family.
2. How do the Forrester men suggest they get rid of the invading wolves?
(a) Trap them.
(b) Shoot them.
(c) Poison them.
(d) Drown them.
3. With his father laid up in bed, how does Jody pass the month of February?
(a) Playing skip-rope with the neighbors.
(b) Hunting in the woods.
(c) Working hard around the farm.
(d) Reading books in his bedroom.
4. What animal do the Baxter and Forrester men trap and plan to sell on the coast for a hefty profit?
(a) Bear cubs.
(b) Ten-point bucks.
(c) Flying squirrels.
(d) Albino raccoons.
5. How many species of animals were the Baxters able to find that had been spared from the plague?
(a) Three species.
(b) Two species.
(c) Ten species.
(d) No species was spared.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Jody hope to sell Flag to keep him away from his father's gun?
2. Who shoots the final shot that kills Flag?
3. Why does Jody wish for a hurricane?
4. What animal movement signals to Penny that bad weather might be coming?
5. How many wolves invade the Baxter family farm?
Short Essay Questions
1. After hunting the wolves in the woods, why must Penny put all his trust in Buck Forrester?
2. While hunting for the wolves, why do Penny and Lem get into a fight over a buck?
3. How can Jody tell that Flag is beginning to mature into a buck?
4. Why are all the animals in the woods dying, and what does Jody fear in this realization?
5. How does Jody build the fence that protects the corn crops from Flag?
6. What is the response to Jody's ability at planting the tobacco seeds?
7. How is Penny injured while he is trying to uproot a tree trunk?
8. Why doesn't Penny want to hunt the wolves with the Forrester family?
9. What prompts Jody to change his opinion of Twink?
10. What happens when Jody is asked to pen Flag?
This section contains 913 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)