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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who refused Jenny's suitor?
(a) Jenny's brothers.
(c) Jenny's father.
(d) Jenny's mother.
2. What happens to Jethro at night when the war begins?
(a) He fears his house will be attacked.
(b) He can't sleep.
(c) He stays up reading.
(d) He has nightmares.
3. How far away is the Creighton's house from the nearest town?
(a) 30 miles.
(b) 45 miles.
(c) 60 miles.
(d) 15 miles.
4. What will Jethro's father be doing while Jethro is in town?
(a) Working the fields.
(b) Caring for Ellen.
(c) Trading for goods.
(d) Bringing in the harvest.
5. How does the community feel about Bill's views?
(a) They are suspicious of him.
(b) They respect him.
(c) They resent them.
(d) They are ashamed of him.
6. Where does Ellen send Jethro after hearing from Tom?
(a) To work in the fields.
(b) To town.
(c) To Shadrach's cabin.
(d) To the barn.
7. What does Jenny give to Jethro as a special treat at the beginning of the book?
(a) A cup of coffee.
(b) A new book.
(d) The first greens from the garden.
8. How far away from the Creighton's house is Shadrach's cabin?
(a) 2 miles.
(b) 4 miles.
(c) 1 mile.
(d) 3 miles.
9. Who is given charge of the farm when Matt is incapacitated?
(a) Dave Burdow.
10. Who helps Jethro when he is being bullied at the store?
(a) Ross Milton.
(b) Russ Milton.
(c) Ross Morton.
(d) Russ Morton.
11. What happens to Jethro's well while Matt is ill?
(a) It is covered with large stones.
(b) It dries up.
(c) It is contaminated.
(d) It is filled in.
12. What gift is Jethro given while he is in town?
(a) A piece of candy.
(b) A horse whip.
(c) A book.
(d) An ink and paper set.
13. Which of the following is NOT something Jethro's father gives him before sending him to town?
(a) A knife.
(b) A rifle.
(d) Trading goods.
14. Which of the following is NOT something that Jethro does for the FIRST time in Chapter 5?
(a) Deliver a message.
(b) Barter goods.
(c) Handle a team.
(d) Drive to town.
15. Who fights the most with Bill about his views when the war begins?
Short Answer Questions
1. How many children does John have?
2. How do many of Tom's friends die?
3. Who comforts Jethro when he gets scared of the war?
4. Why does John's family decide to stay with Ellen?
5. Why is Matt's family being so targeted in Chapter 6?
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