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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Grandma Deal save her money for?
(a) To make improvements to the farmhouse.
(b) To leave to her grandchildren.
(c) To pay for arrangements after her death.
(d) To take a trip to Omaha.
2. Where do Abbie's children encourage her to move to when Grace finishes high school?
(a) Grand Island.
3. What does the group Will belong to in Chapter 19 accomplish?
(a) Convince the railroad to pass through Cedartown.
(b) Have electricity installed in some local houses.
(c) Get government funding to pave local roads.
(d) Dig a sewage line for the town's main street.
4. Who does Abbie decide to visit in Chapter 19?
(a) Her sister.
(b) Her mother.
5. What do Abbie's children encourage her to do in Chapter 27?
(a) Write her life story.
(b) Perform in a local concert.
(c) Go on a trip.
(d) Sell her house.
6. Why doesn't Will want Mack to move away?
(a) Will doesn't think Mack will find a job.
(b) Will wants Mack to inherit the farm.
(c) Will wants his children to stay in Nebraska.
(d) Will worries about Mack's health.
7. Who is Mack married to?
8. What does Abbie name the child she has in Chapter 16?
9. Where does Mack find a job?
(a) At a shipyard.
(b) At a college.
(c) At a hospital.
(d) At a bank.
10. Which of Abbie's children gets engaged in Chapter 20?
11. What is Eloise's surname?
12. What does Grace do for a living?
(a) She is a nurse.
(b) She is a professor.
(c) She is a politician.
(d) She is an architect.
13. Where does Abbie's child want to take Abbie on a trip in Chapter 28?
(a) To New York.
(b) To Vienna.
(c) To California.
(d) To Ireland and Scotland.
14. What do John and Eloise name their son?
(b) John Jr.
15. What has recently opened near the farm in Chapter 16?
(a) A library.
(b) A jail.
(c) A school.
(d) A cafe.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old is Grace in Chapter 28?
2. Which family member is John said to take after?
3. Where does Eloise get parenting advice?
4. Where is John injured in Chapter 21?
5. What does Abbie name her daughter in Chapter 20?
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