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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How old is Robbie Mackessy?
2. Where do Howard and the girls find a place to live?
(c) Spring Grove.
3. How does Robbie show in court the horrible things that Alice supposedly did to him?
(a) He uses a picture in a book.
(b) He uses paper dolls.
(c) He uses a doll.
(d) He uses a poster.
4. Alice is in fear of what _______________ could do to her.
5. About what does Theresa cry in Howard's arms?
(a) Her divorce.
(b) Her mother's death.
(c) Lizzy's burial.
(d) Her job loss.
6. Howard concentrates on the life cycles of __________________.
7. What is ruining Howard's farm?
(b) Lack of money.
(d) No fertilizers.
8. With what natural disaster is Howard dealing during this time?
(c) Rainy season.
9. Alice's trial is set for which month?
10. Howard meditates on the impact of personality in history and cites Mikhail Gorbachev and __________________.
(a) Margaret Thatcher.
(b) John F. Kennedy.
(c) Eleanor Roosevelt.
(d) Richard Nixon.
11. In what city is Alice in jail?
12. Howard refers to The Gettysburg Address which was written by whom?
(a) George Washington.
(b) Abraham Lincoln.
(c) Franklin D. Roosevelt.
(d) Thomas Jefferson.
13. What does the judge order both sides in the trial to avoid mentioning?
(c) Alice's surgery.
(d) The sale of the farm.
14. What does Howard do with the money from the sale of the farm?
(a) Moves to California.
(b) Buys a new tractor.
(c) Bails out Alice.
(d) Buys another farm.
15. Howard recalls his father's moral of ____________________.
(a) Take the High Road.
(b) Shame and Duty.
(c) Never Fight.
(d) Work Hard.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do Howard and Alice buy for the girls on the way home from court?
2. What surgery does Alice have while in jail?
3. Who is the real estate agent who comes to view Howard's farm?
4. Why does Howard collect rocks from the fields?
5. Why is Alice so sad about the loss of the farm?
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