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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In what month does the Civil War officially end?
2. What battle does Shadrach write about in Chapter 8?
(a) New Madrid.
(b) Pea Ridge.
3. Who takes on the care of the farm at the end of the book?
(c) Jenny and Shadrach.
(d) Eb and John.
4. Where does Jethro decide to live at the end of the book?
(a) With Shad and Jenny.
(b) With Nancy and John.
(c) At a schoolhouse in town.
(d) With his parents.
5. What do Ellen and Nancy do for the men who help build their barn?
(a) Hold a dance.
(b) Pay them some money.
(c) Promise them portions of the harvest.
(d) Make dinner.
6. Who comes to visit Jethro at the end of the book?
(b) Ross Milton.
7. Who led the Union in Chicamauga Creek?
8. Which amendment is created during Chapter 12?
9. What does Jethro carry while working in the fields after the federal agents come to the farm?
(b) A book.
(c) A map.
(d) A weapon.
10. Who is sent to update the family record after getting the news from the Lawrence boy?
11. What is the platform of the man running against Lincoln for his second term?
(a) Peace at all costs.
(b) Civil Rights.
(d) Re-establishment of the Union.
12. What year was Jethro's barn destroyed?
13. The Creightons' receive help with their barn in which seasons?
(a) Winter and spring.
(b) Summer and fall.
(c) Spring and summer.
(d) Fall and winter.
14. Who is Shadrach serving under in Chapter 8?
(a) General Grant.
(b) General McCLellan.
(c) General Hacket.
(d) General Harvey.
15. What does Shadrach tell Jenny in his letter in Chapter 10?
(a) Not to hope too much for their future together.
(b) That he is a changed man.
(c) That he will be home soon.
(d) To find a way to move on.
Short Answer Questions
1. What month was the Gettysburg Address delivered in?
2. What battle was Shadrach wounded in?
3. Which of the following is NOT a battle won by the Confederates?
4. Which of the following is NOT something donated to the Creighton's after their barn is destroyed?
5. Who runs against Lincoln for his second term in office?
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