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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Abbie suffering from during the journey from Iowa?
(a) Poison ivy.
(b) Morning sickness.
(c) Dizzy spells.
(d) Chicken pox.
2. What does Abbie decide to create in Chapter 14?
(a) A family album.
(b) A community council.
(c) The perfect Christmas.
(d) A flower garden.
3. To what state are the Mackenzies moving?
4. What promise does Abbie make her mother in Chapter 7?
(a) That someday Abbie's daughter will use Maggie's gift.
(b) That Abbie will be a famous artist.
(c) That Abbie will be happy in her marriage.
(d) That Abbie will stay in Iowa even after she's married.
5. Where does the community gather in Chapter 3?
(a) The Deal house.
(b) The Lutz house.
(c) The Mackenzie house.
(d) The Matthews house.
6. What affected the Deals' first crops in Chapter 12?
(a) An infestation of mice.
(b) Lack of sun.
(d) A blight.
7. What does Grandpa Deal tell Abbie in Chapter 6?
(a) That Will has been asking about her.
(b) That he has an old piano that she can have.
(c) That Will has been injured in the war.
(d) That Abbie has musical talent.
8. What does Will use the 1872 crop for?
(a) To re-enforce the house's walls.
(b) For mulch.
(c) To feed the livestock.
(d) To heat the house.
9. What do Will and Abbie plant together in Chapter 11?
(a) Berry bushes.
(b) An herb garden.
10. What do Will and Abbie work together to make on their land?
(a) A well.
(b) A silo.
(c) A paddock.
(d) A barn.
11. Who is Ed Mathews' father?
(a) A wealthy rancher.
(b) The school teacher.
(c) The church preacher.
(d) The local doctor.
12. What does Abbie name her second child?
13. What occupation does Abbie take on in Chapter 5?
(a) Shop keeping.
(b) Dress making.
(c) Transcription work.
14. Who does Abbie marry in Chapter 7?
15. Where do many of the Deals' neighbors start to go in Chapter 13?
(a) To Kansas.
(b) Back to where they came from.
(c) To try their luck in the gold rush.
Short Answer Questions
1. What animal does Will keep as a pet?
2. What do the Lutz's open in Chapter 12?
3. How many rooms does the first house Will builds have?
4. What happens to the Deals' sixth crop?
5. What gift does Abbie's mother give her before her wedding ceremony?
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