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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Abbie name her first born child?
(c) William Jr.
2. What conflict begins in Chapter 5?
(a) The Civil War.
(b) The Spanish-American War.
(c) The Revolutionary War.
(d) World War I.
3. What is Abbie's sister telling stories about in Chapter 1?
(a) The old country.
(b) Kings and queens.
(c) A fantasy world.
(d) Monsters in the woods.
4. What crop does Will plant in Chapter 11?
5. What animal does Will keep as a pet?
(a) A goose.
(b) A raccoon.
(c) A goat.
(d) A deer.
6. What do Will and Abbie plant together in Chapter 11?
(b) An herb garden.
(c) Berry bushes.
7. Who helps Abbie when it is time to deliver her baby?
(c) Abbie's mother.
8. How does Abbie feel on the journey from Iowa in Chapter 9?
9. Which of the following is NOT listed as something the government began providing to struggling families?
(b) Army clothing.
10. Where does the Mackenzie family live?
11. How does Sarah Lutz's brother die?
(a) From a high fever.
(b) By a kick to the head from a donkey.
(c) He drowns.
(d) From a snake bite.
12. What does Abbie send Ed in Chapter 6?
(a) A post card.
(b) A letter.
(c) A lock of hair.
(d) A birthday gift.
13. What does a letter received by the Deals in Chapter 15 tell them?
(a) That Grandpa Deal died.
(b) That Abbie's mother died.
(c) That their land is being repossessed.
(d) That Ed Matthews would like to visit Abbie.
14. What advice is Abbie given in Chapter 6?
(a) To pursue writing.
(b) To get out of Iowa.
(c) To pursue singing.
(d) To get married and have children.
15. What affected the Deals' first crops in Chapter 12?
(a) An infestation of mice.
(c) A blight.
(d) Lack of sun.
Short Answer Questions
1. What county does the eldest Mackenzie daughter live in?
2. How many rooms does the first house Will builds have?
3. What is Abbie's grandmother's name?
4. In Chapter 1, where does Abbie lie while listening to her sister tell stories?
5. What does Abbie think of Christine?
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