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My Brother Sam Is Dead

My Brother Sam Is Dead


by James Lincoln Collier and Christopher Collier

My Brother Sam Is Dead: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around My Brother Sam Is Dead? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What does Tim call his dad's gun?

Brown Bess
Black Beauty
Red Ripper
Blue Bonanza
Q. Who steals Mr. Meeker's gun?

The Rebels
Mrs. Meeker
Q. Mr. Heron says his letters relate to what?

Q. When does Sam score telling points?

In debates
In shooting practice
In a game of horseshoes
In his sleep
Q. Why are cattle important to the Meekers?

They are pretty.
They are for transport.
They make good pillows.
They provide food.