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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Before Jody plans to leave, what statement does he repeat over and over to himself?
(a) "I am a man."
(b) "Flag's dead."
(c) "I am alone."
(d) "I am a killer."
2. Who does Jody plan to enlist as a partner to save Flag from his fate?
(a) Ma Baxter.
(b) Oliver Hutto.
(c) Buck Forrester.
(d) Grandma Hutto.
3. During what month of the year does Penny begin all his planting for the upcoming harvest?
4. How does Jody know that Flag has been eating the family's corn crop?
(a) He smells the corn on Flag's breath.
(b) He recognizes Flag's tracks in the dirt.
(c) He sees Flag eating the crop.
(d) Ma swears that she saw Flag with an ear of corn in his mouth.
5. Where does Penny believe the plague was spread?
(a) Through their watering hole.
(b) In the air.
(c) In the swamp.
(d) Through the polluted soil.
Short Answer Questions
1. In early October, what smell has begun to permeate the Baxter farm?
2. How many times does Jody look back to see Flag's dead body?
3. When Penny and Jody finally arrive at Grandma Hutto's home, which of the following adjectives best describes the conversation between Ma Baxter and Grandma Hutto?
4. Who gives Jody a round box for his gunpowder for Christmas?
5. When does Penny assume that Flag will grow his horns?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Jody know that Flag is maturing in the yearling phase of his life?
2. How does the family react to seeing the first frost of the year?
3. How can Jody tell that Flag is beginning to mature into a buck?
4. Why does Buck Forrester keep the hide of Old Slewfoot, and what is the reaction to his plan?
5. At the end of winter, how does the family feel about Old Slewfoot's meat?
6. How is Penny injured while he is trying to uproot a tree trunk?
7. After hunting the wolves in the woods, why must Penny put all his trust in Buck Forrester?
8. Why doesn't Penny want to hunt the wolves with the Forrester family?
9. What happens when Jody is asked to pen Flag?
10. After Flag dies, how does Jody plan to escape to Boston?
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