A) the characters in the poem are not real
B) it has a problem and solution
C) it describes a real time and place of the past
D) it decribes events that could not happen
A) a miner
B) a pioneer
C) an astronaut
D) a businessman
A) People are running away from Oklahoma
B) Everyone wants to find Oklahoma
C) Oklahoma is a faraway land
D) People can claim the free land in Oklahoma
A) The coyote is gentle like a baby
B) The coyote's call is soft and gentle
C) The coyote sings all night
D) The coyote has a baby to protect
A) It is good to to imagine things we cannot have
B) with imagination, anything is possible in this great new land
C) good things happen only in one's imagination.
D) if you build fences,you won't have an imagination.
B) in a three-room cabin
C) in a sod hut
D) in a garden
A) to work in the fields with their mothers
B) a chance to swing on swings made for them
C) flapjacks as big as wagon wheels to play with
D) a chance to sing with the crickets chirping
A) "Children swing in homemade swings..."
B) "Babies wrapped to their mother's backs in the field..."
C) "They hoist the beams high..."
D) "I make hominy grits from scratch..."
C) redbud trees
D) cottonwood trees
A) snowy and cold
B) filled with scissortails
C) warm and mild
D) hot and humid
A) people there make flapjacks in very large sizes
B) In the new land,there is plenty of food
C) pancakes are cooked in round frying pans
D) many people share one pancake
A) people who like to live where they do everything themselves
B) a land that has cottonwood trees and coyotes
C) Oklahoma,where the land is free
D) a woman who wants to build a new life where anything is possible
A) the possibilities are endless
B) she can see things in the distance
C) she is running out of possibilities
D) only things that are nearby are possible.
A) it is real big
B) It is dug into the ground or the side of a hill.
C) the hut has grass all on it
A) by getting their friends to help them
B) Neighbors worked together-men,women,and their children- to build a cabin,log by log
C) they paid someone to come to town to buld their homes
1.A 2.B 3.A 4.C 5.C 6.C 7.B 8.D 9.B 10.B
11.A 12.B 13.B 14.B 15.A 16.B 17.D 18.A 19.B 20.B