A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812 Quiz | Eight Week Quiz G

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Epilogue.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the other reason that makes Martha's diary to special?
(a) Ink was scarce at the time
(b) It was not in a safe deposit box
(c) It did not burn in a fire
(d) Her family saved it

2. What does Martha experience for the first time during this period?
(a) The first time she delivers a child
(b) The death of a mother and child
(c) The Baptism of her last child
(d) The birth of her first child

3. Everyone knew that birth was a ______________ process.
(a) natural
(b) ridiculous
(c) unnatural
(d) unnecessary

4. How old is Ephraim in January of 1796?
(a) Over 50
(b) Over 70
(c) Over 40
(d) Over 60

5. What do Ephraim and Jonathan build for Martha?
(a) Sewing room
(b) Trundle bed
(c) New cupboard
(d) Loom

Short Answer Questions

1. What is Isaac Foster's wife's name?

2. What was a normal occurrence during courtship?

3. Where does Ephraim spend his 80th birthday?

4. What played an important role in selecting a marriage partner?

5. How long had the Ballards been living at John Jones Mill?

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