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Answer the following questions in 1-2 sentences (2 pts. each).

Chapter 9

  1. What is the reason Jeremy says he doesn’t like his brothers?
  2. What news did Mr. Jamison bring Papa? How do you think the Logans should respond to this news?
  3. Why isn’t Mr. Avery going to shop in Vicksburg?
  4. Do you think Mr. Avery is doing the right thing? Why or why not?
  5. What lesson does Papa teach with the analogy of the fig tree?
  6. What happened to Papa on the way home from Vicksburg? Who did it to him? Why?