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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of Abbie's children gets engaged in Chapter 20?
2. Where does Eloise get parenting advice?
(a) Radio programs.
(b) Eloise's mother.
(d) From Abbie.
3. What natural disaster strikes in 1880?
(a) A dust storm.
(b) A tornado.
(c) A plague of grasshoppers.
(d) A drought.
4. What forces the children to miss school in Chapter 17?
(a) Work to be done on the farm.
(d) Winter storms.
5. In Chapter 23, how long has it been since Abbie went to Iowa?
(a) Thirty years.
(b) Twenty-five years.
(c) Ten years.
(d) Fourty years.
6. In what year does Grace finish college?
7. What does Abbie do when she falls on hard times in Chapter 23?
(a) Sells her house.
(b) Sells off farm land.
(c) Sells a painting Will made.
(d) Sells her grandmother's pearls.
8. How long does Grandma Deal live after moving in with Abbie?
(a) Ten years.
(b) Two years.
(c) One year.
(d) Five years.
9. How does Abbie feel about her pregnancy in Chapter 19?
10. 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) Thick mud.
(d) A snowstorm.
11. What is Mack's personality like?
12. Why does John return to Cedartown in Chapter 25?
(a) To retire.
(b) To take care of Abbie.
(c) To run the family farm.
(d) To open a law practice.
13. What does Will do in 1880?
(a) Fences in the Deal farm.
(b) Digs a cellar.
(c) Buys two cows.
(d) Builds a barn.
14. What does Abbie name her daughter in Chapter 20?
15. What is Eloise's surname?
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Abbie refuse to go on a trip with Grace?
2. Where does Abbie's child want to take Abbie on a trip in Chapter 28?
3. Who does Abbie decide to visit in Chapter 19?
4. Where does Mack go when his is seventeen?
5. What kind of school does Margaret's son attend?
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