Out Of The Dust Pages 99-118

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Out Of The Dust Quizzes & Trivia

Students will test their knowledge of pages 99-118 of Out of the Dust writtend by Karen Hesse.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does Billie Jo wish she could her her mother tell her?
    • A. 

      "You could do better."

    • B. 

      "I knew you could."

    • C. 

      "I am very proud of you."

    • D. 

      "School is always very important."

  • 2. 
    Who was Billie Jo's "Ma" at the school Christmas dinner?
    • A. 

      Aunt Ellis

    • B. 

      Louise

    • C. 

      Miss Freeland

    • D. 

      One of her neighbors

  • 3. 
    What did Billie Jo forget to make for her and her father at Christmas time?
    • A. 

      Sweet potatoes

    • B. 

      Cranberry sauce

    • C. 

      Turkey

    • D. 

      Brown gravey

  • 4. 
    What does Billie Jo notice as a similarity between her and her father?
    • A. 

      They both play the piano

    • B. 

      The way they tend to apple trees

    • C. 

      The way they talk to their neighbors

    • D. 

      They both rub their eyes with their palms out

  • 5. 
    Who does Billie Jo think was never meant for farm life?
    • A. 

      Her mom

    • B. 

      Her dad

    • C. 

      Herself

    • D. 

      Miss Freeland

  • 6. 
    "My father's voice starts and stops, like a car short of gas, like an engine choked with dust" is an example of
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

  • 7. 
    Where did Billie Jo and her dad get dressed up to go?
    • A. 

      The local library

    • B. 

      Christmas dinner at Billie Jo's school

    • C. 

      The President's Birthday Ball

    • D. 

      The church down the street from their house

  • 8. 
    How much money was raised at this function?
    • A. 

      Twelve dollars

    • B. 

      Forty-seven dollars

    • C. 

      Fifty-three dollars

    • D. 

      Thrity-three dollars

  • 9. 
    "Real lunch and then stomachs full and feeling fine for classes in the afternoon" is an example of
    • A. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Simile

  • 10. 
    Who sent canned meat, rice, and potatoes to the school?
    • A. 

      The government

    • B. 

      Mr. Hardly

    • C. 

      Billie Jo's dad

    • D. 

      Miss Freeland