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Peter Jenkins (travel author)
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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How do people treat Peter and Cooper at the Farm?
(a) They welcome him.
(b) They despise him.
(c) They fear him.
(d) They laugh at him.

2. In Chapter 14, who is Preacher?
(a) One of the Oliver family.
(b) An altar boy.
(c) A man who gives Peter rides to work.
(d) A priest.

3. In Chapter 13, where does Peter meet the Oliver brothers?
(a) At a basketball game.
(b) At the local fishing hole.
(c) At a bank.
(d) At the general store.

4. What gift does Peter give the Oliver family at the end of Chapter 17?
(a) A hundred dollars.
(b) A new car.
(c) Two cows.
(d) Wood to build pig pens.

5. At the end of Chapter 19, where is Peter headed?
(a) Texas.
(b) Murphy.
(c) The Farm.
(d) North Carolina.

Short Answer Questions

1. By the end of Chapter 22, who does Peter realize he may be searching for?

2. How does Cooper die?

3. Why do the bootleggers dislike Peter?

4. How do the bootleggers threaten the Oliver family in Chapter 15?

5. When Mary Oliver receives word of the threat, what does she tell her sons to do?

Short Essay Questions

1. In Chapter 22 there is a terrible accident. Describe this event.

2. Describe Governor Wallace and what Peter thinks about him in.

3. What happens to Peter in the country store in Chapter 26?

4. Describe Peter's church experience while living with the Oliver family in Chapter 13.

5. Describe the altercation Peter is involved in during Chapter 24 and how it is resolved.

6. In Chapter 13, Peter meets a sheriff. Describe their interaction.

7. Describe M.C Jenkins. What important role does he play in Peter's life?

8. How is the accident in Chapter 22 going to change Peter's journey?

9. How does being on the Farm influence Peter in a positive way?

10. In Chapter 19, Peter hears about a location called the Farm. Describe this place.

(see the answer keys)

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