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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In what year does Grace finish college?
2. Which of Abbie's children gets engaged in Chapter 20?
3. In Chapter 23, how long has it been since Abbie went to Iowa?
(a) Ten years.
(b) Thirty years.
(c) Fourty years.
(d) Twenty-five years.
4. What does Isabelle announce toward the end of Chapter 24?
(a) That she is moving abroad.
(b) That she is pregnant.
(c) That she is getting married.
(d) That she will not have children.
5. What do Abbie and John discuss in Chapter 21?
(a) Whether they should move back to Iowa.
(b) Whether Abbie should take singing lessons.
(c) What they would do if either of them died.
(d) Funeral arrangements for Abbie's mother.
6. What do Abbie's children encourage her to do in Chapter 27?
(a) Sell her house.
(b) Perform in a local concert.
(c) Go on a trip.
(d) Write her life story.
7. What is John's personality like?
8. How old is Abbie in Chapter 19?
9. Why does Abbie refuse to go on a trip with Grace?
(a) Because Abbie doesn't want to spend the money.
(b) Because Abbie cannot walk long distances.
(c) Because Abbie prefers to remain close to home.
(d) Because Abbie is ill.
10. Which of Abbie's children want her to live with them?
(c) None of them.
11. What does Abbie get caught in on her way home at the end of Chapter 19?
(a) A rushing stream.
(b) A hail storm.
(c) A snowstorm.
(d) Thick mud.
12. What is purchased for Isabelle in Chapter 23?
(a) A horse.
(b) A piano.
(c) An automobile.
(d) An easel.
13. Who does Abbie look after in Chapter 27?
14. What does Grace do for a living?
(a) She is a nurse.
(b) She is a professor.
(c) She is an architect.
(d) She is a politician.
15. What does Will buy for his daughter in Chapter 19?
(a) An organ.
(b) A violin.
(c) A piano.
(d) A guitar.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do Mack and Emma name their third child?
2. What does Abbie write in Chapter 22?
3. What does Margaret do to pass her time?
4. Which family member is John said to take after?
5. How does Abbie respond to John's dream?
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