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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is a firedamp?
(a) A flammable gas.
(b) An appendage on a fireplace.
(c) A firefighter.
(d) A wet rag.
2. What news does Mack give to Jay?
(a) Mack is marrying Lizzie.
(b) Annie is dying.
(c) Jay cannot marry Esther.
(d) Mack is quitting the mine.
3. What does Sir George's wife want him to give to Jay as a wedding gift?
(a) A stable of horses.
(b) A Scottish country estate.
(c) A home in Edinburgh.
(d) The Barbados property.
4. What is mined in the local mines?
5. What year is inscribed on the iron collar?
6. When does Jay's mother say she began to hate her husband?
(a) When he started to favor Robert.
(b) The first time he beat her.
(c) When he took a mistress.
(d) When he took her away from her village.
7. How old was Mack when he first started working in the mines?
8. Jay and Lizzie's house is located on __________________.
(a) Bristol Street.
(b) Chapel Street.
(c) Pier Street.
(d) Ash Street.
9. What does a man want people to do in support of John Wilkes?
(a) Rally on the town square.
(b) Put candles in the windows.
(c) Hang black wreaths on their doors.
(d) Give donations to his family.
10. Who is the man running for Parliament who will support the coal heavers?
(a) James Masterson.
(b) John Wilkes.
(c) Gregory Edmonton.
(d) David Spence.
11. Lizzie dresses as a man to attend a _______________.
(a) Cock fight.
(b) Political rally.
(d) Labor union meeting.
12. What do the Jamissons want from Lizzie's family?
13. What does Jay tell his father and brother about Mack?
(a) He was wounded in a blast.
(b) He is a trouble maker.
(c) He is leaving the mine.
(d) He is very ill.
14. What is High Glen?
(a) A novel.
(b) A house.
(c) A subdivision.
(d) A bar.
15. What is the name of the horse given to Jay by his father?
Short Answer Questions
1. What day is it at the beginning of Chapter 16?
2. Who is Mack's twin sister?
3. Sir George says that Mack is a born _______________.
4. What surprises Lizzie about the mines?
5. What does Jay get for his birthday from his father?
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