# What did Marty get for his 11th birthday?

## What did Marty get for his 11th birthday?

Marty does not want to eat it after his sister starts talking about how it was killed. Marty remembers the rifle he got for his eleventh birthday and thinks that he could never shoot an innocent animal.

## What was unusual about Marty’s Sunday dinner in Shiloh?

What was unusual about Marty’s Sunday dinner? Marty had to check his meat for buckshot.

## What did Douglass trade to learn new written words?

What does Douglass use to practice his writing? Chalk. You just studied 25 terms!

## What has stayed in Douglass’s memory for the rest of his life?

Q. What stays in Douglass’s memory for the rest of his life? The emotional impact of the songs the slaves sing.

## What deal did Judd and Marty make?

Marty confronts Judd, and, thinking quickly, he makes a bargain with Judd. He agrees to be silent about Judd shooting the doe in exchange for Shiloh. Marty also agrees to work for Judd twenty hours for two dollars an hour, in order to pay for Shiloh.

## What is Marty’s plan to get Shiloh back?

Marty’s Plan to Save Shiloh Some kids do extra chores, hold lemonade stands, or babysit younger siblings or friends to earn money. Marty cannot think of how he can earn money, though, so he asks his dad for ideas. His dad suggests collecting aluminum cans and bottles and returning them to the store

## Why does Marty tell Judd that his dog’s name is Shiloh?

Why does Marty tell Judd that his dog’s name is Shiloh? He’s angry at the way Judd treats his dogs; he wants Judd to know that he is looking out for the beagle. Why is Marty’s problem more than just lying to Judd? He’s deceiving his family as well; this makes him feel bad.

## How much does Marty have to pay to buy Shiloh?

Judd and Marty eventually negotiate a deal in which Marty will earn Shiloh for 40 dollars, paid with 20 hours of working for Judd. At the end of the first week, Judd says that he will not keep his end of the deal because the evidence of the dead doe has with the passage of time disappeared.

## How does Marty make money in Shiloh?

Lesson Summary Marty begins collecting cans and bottles to return to the store to make money.