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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Jethro and his family planting at the beginning of the book?
2. In Chapter 6, why does Matt want to thank Dave Burdow?
(a) For sending on some important news.
(b) For helping with the field work.
(c) For protecting Jethro.
(d) For buying Jethro lunch.
3. Who are the men waiting for at Jethro's house while they talk with Ellen's nephew?
(b) The news carrier.
(c) The postman.
4. Who comforts Jethro when he gets scared of the war?
5. How much older than Jethro is Jenny?
(a) 3 years.
(b) 5 years.
(c) 4 years.
(d) 2 years.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Jenny's father refuse to let her marry Shadrach after receiving Tom's letter?
2. What do the men in Jethro's family try to avoid when they hear of the beginning of the war?
3. What word does Bill use to describe war when talking to Jethro?
4. Where does Jethro eat lunch while he is in town?
5. Which of the following is NOT something Jethro's father gives him before sending him to town?
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