Milton Hershey Chapter 2 – Treats And Threats (P12-21)

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Treats and threats definitely sound like tongue twisters but there is more with the treats and threats of Milton Hershey Chapter 2. Sounds interesting, right? Why don’t you find out below by taking the quiz? All the best.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are Milton’s chores on the farm?
    • A. 

      Feeding the horses, gathering eggs and carrying water

    • B. 

      Gathering eggs, feeding the pigeons, and chickens

    • C. 

      Gathering eggs, carrying water, and feeding the chickens

    • D. 

      Carrying water, gathering water, and cleaning the kitchen

  • 2. 
    Who is Sarena?
    • A. 

      Milton’s new baby brother

    • B. 

      Milton’s new baby sister

    • C. 

      The Hershey family’s new puppy

    • D. 

      Fanny’s sister

  • 3. 
    It’s market day. What does Milton tell Sarena that he wants his father to give him?
    • A. 

      A penny for food for his family

    • B. 

      A penny for candy for himself

    • C. 

      A penny for candy to share with her

    • D. 

      A ride to town in the wagon wih her

  • 4. 
    Fanny Hershey works hard on the farm. She makes brooms and butter to sell at the market. She also has Henry Hershey take chickens to sell for them.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Fanny doesn’t like Henry teaching the kids stories like  “The Three Little Pigs” and singing songs.  She thinks these stories and songs are stupid because
    • A. 

      Her Mennonite religion doesn’t approve of entertainment because it is a sin.

    • B. 

      She thinks they are not academic enough for her children

    • C. 

      The stories will fill their minds up with useless knowledge

    • D. 

      She can’t stand pigs and singing

  • 6. 
    Henry Hershey is a Mennonite.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Milton’s father took him into a candy shop. Why did he become so excited about working in the shop?
    • A. 

      The boys looked like they earned a lot of money.

    • B. 

      It looked like an easy job for him.

    • C. 

      The shop was doing such a good business.

    • D. 

      He thought you could eat ice cream and candy all day long.

  • 8. 
    Milton’s father gave him a bag of lemon drops that he shared with Sarena but his father asked Milton to keep a secret. What was it?
    • A. 

      Not to tell his mother about going to the candy shop.

    • B. 

      Not to tell his mother about the bag of lemon drops.

    • C. 

      Not to tell his mother about not selling the brooms or butter.

    • D. 

      Not to tell his sister about the candy shop.

  • 9. 
    Milton didn’t go to the market again for a long time because the country was going to war. What war was it and what was it about?
    • A. 

      The Revolutionary War and fight for Independence

    • B. 

      The War of 1812 to fight Great Britain

    • C. 

      The Civil War to free the slaves

    • D. 

      World War II to fight the Nazis

  • 10. 
    The Hersheys live in Pennsylvania and at that time, the Union Army from the North was coming down to meet the Confederate Army from the South. Many families in Pennsylvania decided to flee. What was Fanny Hershey’s opinion about the war?
    • A. 

      They should leave and save their family.

    • B. 

      They should stay and protect their garden from the soldiers.

    • C. 

      They should bury their money so the Southern soldiers can’t steal it.

    • D. 

      They should take their money back to Titusville.

  • 11. 
    Henry Hershey supported the Union side because it was “an honorable cause.”  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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