Fever 1793 Test Review

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Fever 1793 Test Review

Take this review to help you study for the test tomorrow! There will, of course, be more questions on your test than what's on this quiz, but this is a good start. Be sure to look over all your IN pages from the unit to help you study.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why will Matilda's mother not allow Matilda to take Polly's family food?
    • A. 

      Because she wants Matilda to get back to work.

    • B. 

      Because she wants to be the one to take them food.

    • C. 

      Because she dislikes Polly's family.

    • D. 

      Because she is afraid Mattie will become ill.

  • 2. 
    How do the Ogilvie daughters treat Mattie? 
    • A. 

      They refuse to enter the same room as her.

    • B. 

      They are very nice and offer her tea.

    • C. 

      They are mean to her.

    • D. 

      They befriend her.

  • 3. 
    Before Mattie's grandfather came to live with her and her mother, what was his profession (job)?
    • A. 

      He was an army captain.

    • B. 

      He was a ship captain.

    • C. 

      He was a carpenter.

    • D. 

      He was a chef.

  • 4. 
    What language are the Ogilvie girls studying?
    • A. 

      Latin

    • B. 

      Spanish

    • C. 

      French

    • D. 

      English

  • 5. 
    Why does Eliza leave the coffeeshop every night instead of just staying there? 
    • A. 

      She is too tired to help Mrs. Cook and Mattie.

    • B. 

      Her brother's family is expecting her.

    • C. 

      She is afraid of getting the fever.

    • D. 

      She wants to go home.

  • 6. 
    Why did the robbers want to catch Mattie?
    • A. 

      They thought she would show them where money was hidden.

    • B. 

      They were trying to kill her.

    • C. 

      They thought she had the fever.

    • D. 

      They wanted to help her.

  • 7. 
    Why does the driver throw Grandfather and Mattie off the wagon? 
    • A. 

      Mattie is rude to the farmer.

    • B. 

      They weigh too much for the horse to support.

    • C. 

      Mattie has fallen ill.

    • D. 

      Grandfather has fallen ill.

  • 8. 
    At the beginning of the story in chapters 5 and 6, what does each ringing of the bell represent?
    • A. 

      That someone died

    • B. 

      That it was time for church

    • C. 

      The age of the person that died

    • D. 

      That God was watching

  • 9. 
    What is the response of the customers in the coffeehouse when Mattie and her mother enter at the end of the book?
    • A. 

      They cry.

    • B. 

      They fall silent.

    • C. 

      They cheer.

    • D. 

      They carry on with their business.

  • 10. 
    True or False: George Washington said Grandfather's only flaw was being too nice.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    True or False: Upon returning to the coffeehouse, Mattie puts on her mother's clothes. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    True or False: The dead are being buried in individual graves. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Dr. Rush asked the Free African Society to
  • 14. 
    Why were daisies falling from the sky?
  • 15. 
    This is what Mattie grabs to bury with Grandfather. 
  • 16. 
    What clever business trick has Mattie developed to sell more food?
  • 17. 
    What is the setting of the story (time and place)?
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