Milton Hershey Chapter 6 - Scarlet Fever (P48-57)

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Milton Hershey Chapter 6 - Scarlet Fever (P48-57)

Milton Hershey is famous for the chocolate Hershey. Chocolate lovers can relate. The quiz below explores Chapter six bringing into play the scarlet fever and Sarena. Find out more by taking the quiz. All the best and enjoy!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does Milton decide to do with his life at the end of this chapter? (p57) Write a short paragraph about how he made his decision.
  • 2. 
    Sarena comes down with Scarlet Fever, what is NOT one of the symptoms of this illness?
    • A. 

      High fever

    • B. 

      A red rash all over the body

    • C. 

      Coughing and vomiting

    • D. 

      Yellowing of the eyes

  • 3. 
    Fanny blamed her husband Henry for Sarena's getting Scarlet Fever because they lived 
    • A. 

      In a home that was so large

    • B. 

      Near a trout pond

    • C. 

      In a drafty home that never was warm

    • D. 

      Without proper food and clothing

  • 4. 
    Milton liked going to school because the other boys were so funny and the teacher was interesting.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    After two weeks, it looked like Sarena was getting better because her rash went away. Often, the victims look ___________ before they get worse and die.
  • 6. 
    Sarena brought sunshine and laughter to their home. If she died, Milton thought they couldn't be a _________________. It would be very hard for the three of them to be happy together.
  • 7. 
    Henry blames his lack of education for not being able to be a writer. Milton wants to be a writer, so he goes to school even when Sarena is dying.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Milton struggled to read and learn in school. He had trouble with everything but
    • A. 

      Reading

    • B. 

      Writing

    • C. 

      Telling doctor stories to Sarena

    • D. 

      Arithmetic

  • 9. 
    What happened on March 31, 1867?
  • 10. 
    Fanny accused Henry of Sarena's death and didn't speak to him. Her sister Mattie said Fanny needs to take care of Milton so he learns to be a proper man. She said he won't learn that from his 
    • A. 

      Father

    • B. 

      Teacher

    • C. 

      Friends

    • D. 

      Uncles

  • 11. 
    After Sarena's death, Milton's father faced another disaster. That was when
    • A. 

      He got sick because the fish escaped.

    • B. 

      The cabin burned down.

    • C. 

      Fanny left him and took Milton to live with Aunt Mattie.

    • D. 

      The dam broke and all the trout swam into the field and died.

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