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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How many men show up to help re-build the Creighton's barn?
2. Who led the Confederate Army in the battle of Gettysburg?
3. What do Ellen and Nancy do for the men who help build their barn?
(a) Pay them some money.
(b) Hold a dance.
(c) Make dinner.
(d) Promise them portions of the harvest.
4. What do soldiers do as they pass through towns in Georgia?
(a) Plunder and steal.
(b) Mock and beat the citizens.
(c) Kill livestock.
(d) Demand food from poor farmers.
5. How old is Jenny when she gets married?
6. What year does Chapter 12 take place in?
7. Where does Jethro decide to live at the end of the book?
(a) With Shad and Jenny.
(b) With Nancy and John.
(c) With his parents.
(d) At a schoolhouse in town.
8. Who is causing widespread destruction in the area in Chapter 7?
(a) Guy Wortman.
(b) Travis Bidwell.
(c) Dave Burdow.
(d) Ross Milton.
9. What does Jethro say is bothering him when he is questioned after finding Eb?
(a) He has been smoking.
(b) He has bad dreams.
(c) He wishes he could join the army.
(d) He is tired.
10. Who is Shadrach serving under in Chapter 8?
(a) General Hacket.
(b) General Harvey.
(c) General Grant.
(d) General McCLellan.
11. Where does Eb go after Lincoln gives the deserters amnesty?
(a) To prison.
(b) Back to his duty.
(c) To find Shadrach.
(d) To work on the farm.
12. What month was the Gettysburg Address delivered in?
13. Who does Jethro write a letter to after finding Eb?
(c) President Lincoln.
14. The Creightons' receive help with their barn in which seasons?
(a) Winter and spring.
(b) Fall and winter.
(c) Summer and fall.
(d) Spring and summer.
15. How does Shadrach describe Grant in Chapter 11?
(b) Ill at ease.
(c) Older than his age.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the platform of the man running against Lincoln for his second term?
2. Under what political party does Lincoln run?
3. In what month does the Civil War officially end?
4. Who sends a letter to Shadrach about the battle at Chicamauga Creek?
5. Where is a known hide-out for deserters?
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