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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who helps Jethro when he is being bullied at the store?
(a) Russ Morton.
(b) Russ Milton.
(c) Ross Morton.
(d) Ross Milton.
2. What is Jethro and his family planting at the beginning of the book?
3. Who pays frequent visits to the farm while Matt is ill?
(a) Russ Milton.
(b) Dave Burdow.
(d) Guy Wortman.
4. Who fights the most with Bill about his views when the war begins?
5. How many of Jethro's siblings have died at the beginning of the book?
6. How old is Jenny at the beginning of the book?
7. What does Eb do after the first big battle of the Civil War?
(a) Joins the Confederate Army.
(b) Takes a trip aboad to avoid the fighting.
(c) Joins the Union Army.
(d) Goes to college.
8. How old was Mary when she died?
9. How far away from the Creighton's house is Shadrach's cabin?
(a) 3 miles.
(b) 1 mile.
(c) 2 miles.
(d) 4 miles.
10. What is the name of Jethro's father?
11. What does Bill do after resorting to physical blows with someone about his views?
(b) Stops speaking.
(c) Leaves home.
(d) Joins the Army.
12. What does Jethro enjoy doing when the war begins?
(a) Reading about the Confederate success.
(b) Pretending to be a soldier.
(c) Learning about the army advancements.
(d) Reading about the Union success.
13. How do many of Tom's friends die?
(a) Starved to death.
(b) Died of food poisoning.
(c) Froze to death.
(d) Got shot.
14. The Creighton family receives their first war letter from who?
15. What happens to Jethro at night when the war begins?
(a) He stays up reading.
(b) He can't sleep.
(c) He fears his house will be attacked.
(d) He has nightmares.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who loses the first big battle of the Civil War?
2. Who is Jethro's favorite brother?
3. What is the name of John's wife?
4. How was Jethro's well made unusable?
5. Which side does Bill favor?
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