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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Abbie tell Will after their first child is born?
(a) That she wants to go to art classes.
(b) That she doesn't want any more children.
(c) That they need their own house.
(d) That they should move to another state.
2. Where does the community gather in Chapter 3?
(a) The Matthews house.
(b) The Lutz house.
(c) The Deal house.
(d) The Mackenzie house.
3. Where does the Mackenzie family come from?
4. What item does Abbie suggest selling in order to make money?
(a) Her mother's pearls.
(b) Some of their land.
(c) Her clock.
(d) Homemade jam.
5. Who does Will help find for the local community in Chapter 12?
(a) A preacher.
(b) A post master.
(c) A doctor.
(d) A school teacher.
6. Which of the following is NOT listed as something the government began providing to struggling families?
(d) Army clothing.
7. Where do many of the Deals' neighbors start to go in Chapter 13?
(b) To try their luck in the gold rush.
(c) To Kansas.
(d) Back to where they came from.
8. Which of the following is NOT a person that Abbie believes she will someday be?
(a) One who will write books.
(b) One who will sing on stage.
(c) One who will have paintings hung in a museum.
(d) One who will act in films.
9. What does Abbie think of Christine?
(a) That Christine is spoiled.
(b) That Christine is forgiving.
(c) That Christine is unpleasant.
(d) That Christine is hard-working.
10. What affected the Deals' first crops in Chapter 12?
(a) An infestation of mice.
(b) A blight.
(d) Lack of sun.
11. What is Abbie's grandmother's name?
12. In Chapter 1, where does Abbie lie while listening to her sister tell stories?
(a) In a train.
(b) In a hammock.
(c) In a covered wagon.
(d) In a field.
13. How does Abbie feel on the journey from Iowa in Chapter 9?
14. How much money is Will given to fight?
(a) One hundred dollars.
(b) Fifty dollars.
(c) Three hundred dollars.
(d) Five hundred dollars.
15. What does Abbie name her second child?
Short Answer Questions
1. What crop does Will plant in Chapter 11?
2. What does Grandpa Deal tell Abbie in Chapter 6?
3. Who gives Abbie advice in Chapter 6?
4. Why are the Mackenzies moving?
5. What does Abbie do when she goes into the forest?
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