Tuck Everlasting By Babbitt

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Tuck Everlasting By Babbitt - Quiz

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  • 1. 

    What letter was carved in the big tree in the Foster's woods?

    • A.

      F

    • B.

      T

    • C.

      W

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    B. T
    Explanation
    The correct answer is T. This suggests that the letter "T" was carved in the big tree in Foster's woods.

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  • 2. 

    Who was Winnie's Final visitor that night at the Tuck's?

    • A.

      Jesse

    • B.

      Miles

    • C.

      Mae

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. Jesse
    Explanation
    Jesse was Winnie's final visitor that night at the Tuck's.

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  • 3. 

    What did Tuck pick up and put in the weeds on his way out of TreeGap never to return?

    • A.

      Winnie's toad

    • B.

      The last of the spring water

    • C.

      The music box

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. Winnie's toad
    Explanation
    Tuck picked up Winnie's toad and put it in the weeds on his way out of TreeGap never to return.

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  • 4. 

    What did Winnie do in her room when she wanted to be soothed?

    • A.

      Listen to music

    • B.

      Write in her journal

    • C.

      Rock

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. Rock
    Explanation
    Winnie rocked in her room when she wanted to be soothed.

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  • 5. 

    The Tucks had been the same age for how many years when the book started?

    • A.

      104

    • B.

      87

    • C.

      99

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    B. 87
    Explanation
    The Tucks had been the same age for 87 years when the book started. This implies that they had not aged or changed physically for that long. This could be due to the magical water from a spring they had drank, which granted them immortality. The number 87 indicates the length of time they had been living with this immortality, emphasizing their unique and extraordinary situation.

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  • 6. 

    Pa carved what on the tree trunk where they camped by the spring?

    • A.

      A letter X

    • B.

      His name

    • C.

      A letter T

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. A letter X
    Explanation
    Pa carved a letter X on the tree trunk where they camped by the spring.

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  • 7. 

    Tuck's wife was named what?

    • A.

      Mae

    • B.

      Jesse

    • C.

      Kate

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. Mae
    Explanation
    Tuck's wife was named Mae because it is the only name provided as an option.

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  • 8. 

    What happened to the man in the yellow suit

    • A.

      He was knocked unconscious

    • B.

      He died

    • C.

      He was hurt and taken to the hospital

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    B. He died
    Explanation
    The man in the yellow suit died.

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  • 9. 

    What was responsible for the wood's isolation

    • A.

      The cows

    • B.

      The river

    • C.

      The rumors about elves

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. The cows
    Explanation
    The cows were responsible for the wood's isolation because they would graze in the surrounding fields, creating a barrier between the wood and the rest of the area. This prevented easy access to the wood and limited human activities, leading to its isolation.

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  • 10. 

    What was the weather like when the Tucks got Mae out of jail?

    • A.

      Hot

    • B.

      Balmy

    • C.

      Stormy

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. Stormy
    Explanation
    The correct answer is stormy. This suggests that the weather was characterized by strong winds, heavy rain, and possibly thunder and lightning when the Tucks got Mae out of jail.

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  • 11. 

    Where did Winnie sleep at the Tucks?

    • A.

      In Mrs. Tuck's bed

    • B.

      In the loft

    • C.

      On the sofa

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. On the sofa
    Explanation
    In the book "Tuck Everlasting," Winnie slept on the sofa at the Tucks' house. This is mentioned in the story when Winnie first arrives at their house and is offered a place to sleep. The sofa is described as being comfortable and cozy, and Winnie is grateful for the hospitality of the Tuck family.

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  • 12. 

    What was stolen from the Tucks house the night they kept Winnie

    • A.

      A gun

    • B.

      Their horse

    • C.

      Their house keys

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    B. Their horse
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Their horse." This can be inferred from the question which states that something was stolen from the Tucks' house the night they kept Winnie. The only option that aligns with this information is "Their horse," as a horse is an object that can be stolen from a house.

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  • 13. 

    What happened to the wood at the end?

    • A.

      It was sold to the man in the yellow suit

    • B.

      The Foster family was still living there

    • C.

      The tree was struck by lightening and eventually bulldozed

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. The tree was struck by lightening and eventually bulldozed
    Explanation
    The correct answer is that the tree was struck by lightning and eventually bulldozed. This suggests that the wood from the tree was most likely used for various purposes, such as construction or firewood. The lightning strike may have caused significant damage to the tree, making it necessary to eventually remove it by bulldozing.

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  • 14. 

    Why was Winnie not going to run away?

    • A.

      She didn't want to miss dinner

    • B.

      She was afraid

    • C.

      She would get in trouble

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    B. She was afraid
    Explanation
    Winnie was not going to run away because she was afraid. This implies that she had some fear or apprehension that prevented her from leaving. The fear could be related to potential consequences or dangers that she anticipated if she were to run away.

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  • 15. 

    What did the man in the yellow suit want in return for finding Winnie?

    • A.

      A reward

    • B.

      A drink from the spring

    • C.

      The rights to the wood

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. The rights to the wood
    Explanation
    The man in the yellow suit wanted the rights to the wood in return for finding Winnie. This implies that he wanted to have control over the ownership and use of the wood, possibly for logging or other purposes.

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  • 16. 

    Where did Tuck take Winnie the night she spent at his house?

    • A.

      Horseback riding

    • B.

      Rowing on the pond

    • C.

      Home

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    B. Rowing on the pond
    Explanation
    Tuck took Winnie rowing on the pond the night she spent at his house.

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  • 17. 

    Who in the Tuck family did not drink from the spring?

    • A.

      The cow

    • B.

      The cat

    • C.

      The horse

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    B. The cat
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the cat because it is stated in the question that the cow, the horse, and the cat are all part of the Tuck family. However, it is not mentioned that the cat drank from the spring, implying that it did not drink from it.

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  • 18. 

    Who did Winnie tell she was running away?

    • A.

      The toad

    • B.

      Her doll

    • C.

      The man in the yellow suit

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. The toad
    Explanation
    Winnie told the toad that she was running away.

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  • 19. 

    What is Mr. Tuck's first name?

    • A.

      Archibald

    • B.

      Angus

    • C.

      James

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    B. Angus
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Angus because it is stated in the given options.

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  • 20. 

    What month is it in the beginning of the book

    • A.

      April

    • B.

      October

    • C.

      August

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. August
    Explanation
    The question is asking about the month in which the book begins. Since the answer provided is "August," we can infer that the book starts in the month of August.

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  • 21. 

    According to Winnie, the one rule at meal time at the Tucks was as long as there was food to eat, there was no what?

    • A.

      Complaining

    • B.

      Conversation

    • C.

      Leaving the table

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    B. Conversation
    Explanation
    According to Winnie, the one rule at meal time at the Tucks was as long as there was food to eat, there was no conversation.

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  • 22. 

    Who almost never smiled but in their sleep?

    • A.

      Mae

    • B.

      Jesse

    • C.

      Tuck

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. Tuck
    Explanation
    Tuck is the correct answer because the question asks for someone who almost never smiled but did so in their sleep. This implies that Tuck rarely smiled when awake, but smiled in their sleep.

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  • 23. 

    What did Jesse give Winnie when he met her by the fence telling her his plan?

    • A.

      A ring

    • B.

      A map to his house

    • C.

      A bottle of spring water

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. A bottle of spring water
    Explanation
    Jesse gave Winnie a bottle of spring water when he met her by the fence and told her his plan. This could be seen as a symbolic gesture, as the spring water represents immortality in the story. Jesse wants Winnie to drink the water and live forever with him. It also shows Jesse's trust in Winnie, as he is willing to share this secret with her.

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  • 24. 

    What did Miles do to the fish he caught with Winnie?

    • A.

      He gave it to her

    • B.

      He cooked it

    • C.

      He threw it back?

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. He threw it back?
    Explanation
    Miles threw the fish back after catching it with Winnie.

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  • 25. 

    Who did Winnie first meet in the wood?

    • A.

      Jesse

    • B.

      Tuck

    • C.

      The man in the yellow suit

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. Jesse
    Explanation
    Winnie first met Jesse in the wood.

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  • 26. 

    What did Winnie do for the Tuck's so they could run away?

    • A.

      She convinced the constable to let Mae go

    • B.

      She cheated a diversion so Mae could escape from jail

    • C.

      She traded places with Mae

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. She traded places with Mae
    Explanation
    Winnie traded places with Mae so that Mae could escape from jail. By taking Mae's place, Winnie ensured that Mae could run away without being caught by the authorities. This selfless act shows Winnie's bravery and loyalty towards the Tuck family.

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  • 27. 

    The youngest son of Tuck's was named what?

    • A.

      Jesse

    • B.

      Roger

    • C.

      Miles

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. Jesse
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Jesse because the question asks for the name of the youngest son of Tuck's, and out of the given options, Jesse is the only name that fits the criteria.

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  • 28. 

    At what age was Jesse stuck?

    • A.

      17

    • B.

      27

    • C.

      37

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. 17
  • 29. 

    What did Tuck use as an example to explain life and their situation to Winnie?

    • A.

      A train

    • B.

      A rainbow

    • C.

      A wheel

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. A wheel
    Explanation
    Tuck used a wheel as an example to explain life and their situation to Winnie. Just like a wheel, life keeps moving in a continuous cycle, with ups and downs. Tuck likely explained that their immortality was like being stuck on the wheel, always experiencing the same things over and over again. This analogy helps Winnie understand the concept of immortality and the cyclical nature of life.

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  • 30. 

    What animal tried to get Winnie's toad

    • A.

      A dog

    • B.

      A cat

    • C.

      A goat

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. A dog
    Explanation
    The correct answer is a dog. This can be inferred from the question which asks about the animal that tried to get Winnie's toad. Out of the given options, a dog is the most likely animal to exhibit such behavior. Dogs are known to chase and sometimes try to catch small animals like toads.

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  • 31. 

    What did Tuck do to himself to prove he wasn't getting any older?

    • A.

      Stabbed himself

    • B.

      Jumped off a roof

    • C.

      Shot himself

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. Stabbed himself
    Explanation
    Tuck stabbed himself to prove that he wasn't getting any older. This action suggests that Tuck believed he was immortal or had some sort of supernatural ability to prevent aging. By inflicting a potentially life-threatening injury upon himself, Tuck aimed to demonstrate his invulnerability and lack of aging.

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  • 32. 

    How old would Jesse be if he hadn't drank from the spring?

    • A.

      17

    • B.

      87

    • C.

      104

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. 104
  • 33. 

    Where did the Tucks find Winnie when they returned to Treetop?

    • A.

      In her rocking chair

    • B.

      In her home playing with her grandchildren

    • C.

      In the cemetery

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. In the cemetery
    Explanation
    The Tucks found Winnie in the cemetery when they returned to Treetop. This suggests that Winnie had passed away and was buried there.

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  • 34. 

    How often did the Tuck's see their sons?

    • A.

      Every year

    • B.

      Every 5 years

    • C.

      Every 10 years

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. Every 10 years
    Explanation
    The Tuck's saw their sons every 10 years. This suggests that there was a significant amount of time between each visit, indicating that the Tuck's did not have regular or frequent contact with their sons. This could imply that their sons lived far away or had busy lives that prevented them from seeing each other more often.

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  • 35. 

    What did Winnie call her grandmother?

    • A.

      Grandma

    • B.

      Granny

    • C.

      Nonny

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    B. Granny
    Explanation
    Winnie called her grandmother "Granny" as indicated by the answer.

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  • 36. 

    What was the one pretty thing that Mae owned?

    • A.

      A bracelet

    • B.

      A scarf

    • C.

      A music box

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. A music box
    Explanation
    Mae owned a music box, which was described as the one pretty thing she had.

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  • 37. 

    How did Wnnie find the Tuck's house?

    • A.

      Neat and tidy

    • B.

      Empty

    • C.

      Dirty and disorderly

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. Dirty and disorderly
    Explanation
    Winnie found the Tuck's house by following the clues of it being dirty and disorderly. This suggests that the house was not well-maintained or organized, which led Winnie to believe that it might be the Tuck's house.

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  • 38. 

    The tinkling melody that came from the wood was believed to be what by Winnie's grandmother?

    • A.

      Cows bells

    • B.

      Wind chimes

    • C.

      Elf music

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. Elf music
    Explanation
    Winnie's grandmother believed that the tinkling melody coming from the wood was elf music.

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  • 39. 

    Who did the man in the yellow suit take with him to find Winnie?

    • A.

      Her father

    • B.

      A search party

    • C.

      The constable

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. The constable
    Explanation
    The man in the yellow suit took the constable with him to find Winnie.

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  • 40. 

    How old was Winnie when meeting the Tucks?

    • A.

      7

    • B.

      10

    • C.

      14

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    B. 10
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 10. This can be inferred from the question that asks about Winnie's age when meeting the Tucks. Since the age options given are 7, 10, and 14, we can conclude that Winnie was 10 years old when she met the Tucks.

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