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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How old is Jenny when she gets married?
2. Who does John see while tending to rebel prisoners?
3. Who sends some good logs over to help build the Creighton's barn?
(a) Dan Lawrence.
(b) Ross Milton.
(c) Guy Wortman.
(d) Dave Burdow.
4. Where is Chicamauga Creek?
5. What does Jethro use to write proper letters?
(a) The Bible.
(b) Shad's teachings.
(c) A grammar book his mother gave him.
(d) The book Ross gave him.
6. Who led the Confederate Army in the battle of Gettysburg?
7. Which of the following is NOT a battle won by the Confederates?
(a) New Madrid.
(b) New Orleans.
(c) Pea Ridge.
(d) Fort Sumter.
8. What do Jenny and Jethro not like about the federal agents that come to the farm?
(a) Their disrespect to the president.
(b) Their mannerisms.
(c) Their language.
(d) Their smell of tobacco.
9. Who is sent to update the family record after getting the news from the Lawrence boy?
10. How many men show up to help re-build the Creighton's barn?
11. Why are the people frustrated with the Union Army in Chapter 7?
(a) Their lack of aggression.
(b) Their poor treatment of the soldiers.
(c) Their lack of supplies.
(d) Their poor organization.
12. How does Shadrach describe Grant in Chapter 11?
(b) Ill at ease.
(c) Older than his age.
13. Where is Jethro when he hears of Lincoln's assassination?
(a) The fields.
(b) The barn.
(c) The dinner table.
(d) His bed.
14. Why has Jethro stopped concentrating on his lessons in Chapter 12?
(a) His father asked him to stop.
(b) He has read all of the books he has.
(c) Shadrach is gone.
(d) He is too busy with the farm work.
15. How many northern soldiers are killed at Chancellorsville?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Shadrach tell Jenny in his letter in Chapter 10?
2. Who takes on the care of the farm at the end of the book?
3. Where is a known hide-out for deserters?
4. What do soldiers do as they pass through towns in Georgia?
5. Where is Shadrach when Jenny comes to be with him?
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