Sarah Plain And Tall

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Sarah Plain And Tall

This is a comprehensive test about the book Sarah Plain and Tall by: Patricia Maclahlan 


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Papa puts an ad in the paper for a:
    • A. 

      Horse

    • B. 

      Nanny

    • C. 

      Wife

    • D. 

      House keeper

  • 2. 
    Caleb likes to ask Anna about:
    • A. 

      How to do things.

    • B. 

      What he was like when he was born.

    • C. 

      Homework.

    • D. 

      How to fix things.

  • 3. 
    Sarah brings the children:
    • A. 

      New clothes

    • B. 

      Apples

    • C. 

      A bag full of small cystals

    • D. 

      A shell and a stone

  • 4. 
  • 5. 
    Caleb thinks that Sarah will like him and Anna because:
    • A. 

      They are nice children.

    • B. 

      She has never had children before.

    • C. 

      They made her a present.

    • D. 

      They have been writing to her.

  • 6. 
    In the summer, Sarah asks Caleb and Anna to:
    • A. 

      Tell her about their mother.

    • B. 

      Do their chores.

    • C. 

      Talk about a writer.

    • D. 

      Tell her about winter.

  • 7. 
    Maggie tells Sarah that it's wrong to be lonely.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Caleb and Anna are scared that Sarah will:
    • A. 

      Bring her brother.

    • B. 

      Not like them.

    • C. 

      Miss the sea or not like their house.

    • D. 

      Hate their pets (the dogs)

  • 9. 
    When Sarah dries flowers for the winter, Caleb hopes Sarah will:
    • A. 

      Use the flowers to make the house prettier.

    • B. 

      Teach them about wildflowers.

    • C. 

      Make something out of them.

    • D. 

      Stay with them and be with them in the winter.

  • 10. 
    Caleb was aftraid Sarah would leave because he was too loud and pesky and the house was too small.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Sarah tells Caleb and Anna she will:
    • A. 

      Teach them to swim.

    • B. 

      Ride horses with them.

    • C. 

      Take them to the sea.

    • D. 

      Teach them how to read.

  • 12. 
    Anna hopes that Sarah will:
    • A. 

      Do all of the housework.

    • B. 

      Like to sing.

    • C. 

      Bake pies.

    • D. 

      Teach her how to read.

  • 13. 
    Sarah brought back from town:
    • A. 

      Two new pigs.

    • B. 

      A new dress.

    • C. 

      Plants for the garden.

    • D. 

      Colored pencils.

  • 14. 
    Sarah looks sad when she:
    • A. 

      Getting a letter from her brother.

    • B. 

      Listens to the sea in a shell.

    • C. 

      Looks at drawings of the sea.

    • D. 

      Hears someone else talk about the sea.

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Will be leaving on the next train.

    • B. 

      Wanted to live in town.

    • C. 

      Would miss her new family more than she misses the sea.

    • D. 

      Will not leave until winter is over.

  • 16. 
    Papa teaches Sarah to:• cut the wool from the sheep.• make bread and cheese. (your response)• plow the fields. (correct answer)• plant a garden
    • A. 

      Plant a garden

    • B. 

      Plow the fields.

    • C. 

      Cut the wool from the sheep.

    • D. 

      Make bread.

  • 17. 
    When Sarah goes to twon, Caleb is afraid she will get hurt in the wagon.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Papa tells Anna and Caleb about Sarah after:
    • A. 

      The children say they want a new mother.

    • B. 

      Caleb asks him why he doesn't sing anymore.

    • C. 

      Matthew tells Papa how happy he is.

    • D. 

      The children say they want a new mother.

  • 19. 
    Caleb wants to know if Sarah will bring:
    • A. 

      The sea with her.

    • B. 

      Presents for him and Anna.

    • C. 

      Her brother.

    • D. 

      Another pet.