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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why is Mack going to Edinburgh?
(a) To buy a wedding ring.
(b) To have a holiday.
(c) To buy cattle.
(d) To board a ship.
2. Why does Sir George Jamisson want Robert to marry Lizzie?
(a) Her family pedigree is fit for his son.
(b) She will be easily taught how to run the business.
(c) She is the most beautiful girl in the county.
(d) The Hallim estate is rich in coal.
3. What is the last name of Mack and Esther?
4. According to the law, if a man over twenty-one works in the mine for ________________, he becomes the property of the owner.
(a) A month.
(b) A year and a day.
(c) Six months.
(d) Ten years.
5. In what city is Jay and Lizzie's house located?
6. Where is Mack taken after he is captured?
(a) The larder at Jamison Castle.
(b) A cave.
(c) The dungeon at Jamison Castle.
7. The letter from the London lawyer states that the miners are to be free at the age of ________________.
8. What is the name of the tobacco plantation that Sir George gives to Jay and Lizzie?
(a) Jamisson Fields.
(c) Belle Gray.
9. What does Mack have to do before he can leave the mine?
(a) Shut down all the vents.
(b) Bring all the tools out.
(c) Burn off the firedamp.
(d) Make sure everyone is out.
10. How old was Mack when he first started working in the mines?
11. Who is Mack's twin sister?
12. Who is Mack's boss?
13. What does the owner of High Glen use as a paperweight?
(a) Beer stein.
(b) Iron collar.
(c) Lump of coal.
(d) Gold brick.
14. What is a firedamp?
(a) A firefighter.
(b) A flammable gas.
(c) A wet rag.
(d) An appendage on a fireplace.
15. Who saves Lizzie from being raped in the alley?
Short Answer Questions
1. What do two men take from Lizzie in an alley?
2. What is Jay Jamisson hoping his father will give him as a birthday gift?
3. Who is the man running for Parliament who will support the coal heavers?
4. Why is Mack so popular among the workers?
5. What surprises Lizzie about the mines?
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