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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where is Jethro's oldest brother at the beginning of the book?
(a) In jail.
(b) In California.
(c) At war.
(d) In Heaven.
2. What does Jethro get to do now that he helps in the fields?
(a) Sit at the adult table.
(b) Get his own room.
(c) Get some money.
(d) Ride a horse to town on his own.
3. Who are the men waiting for at Jethro's house while they talk with Ellen's nephew?
(a) The postman.
(b) The news carrier.
4. What do the men in Jethro's family try to avoid when they hear of the beginning of the war?
(b) Ellen's nephew.
(c) Their mother.
5. What is the name of Jethro's mother?
Short Answer Questions
1. How old is Jenny at the beginning of the book?
2. What is the name of John's wife?
3. What does Jenny give to Jethro as a special treat at the beginning of the book?
4. How does Jethro feel as he listens to his brothers argue about the war?
5. How old is Ellen's nephew?
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