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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who protects Jethro from an ambush as he is heading home from town?
(a) Travis Bidwell.
(b) Russ Milton.
(c) Ross Morton.
(d) David Burdow.
2. How many children does John have?
3. Who proposed to Jenny?
4. What is the occupation of the man who helps Jethro when he is being bullied at the store?
(a) Newspaper editor.
(d) Store owner.
5. What do the men in the store tease Jethro about?
(a) Bill joining the Confederate Army.
(b) His young age.
(c) Mary's death.
(d) Tom dying at war.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old is Jenny at the beginning of the book?
2. Why is Matt's family being so targeted in Chapter 6?
3. Which side does Bill favor?
4. How much older than Jethro is Jenny?
5. What do some people do on battlefields when the war begins?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens to the farm while Matt is ill?
2. Which side of the debate does Ellen's nephew believe in?
3. What causes the nation to be more serious about the Civil War?
4. What do Tom and Eb do at the beginning of the Civil War?
5. What does Jethro enjoy doing when the Civil War first begins?
6. What does Tom say in his first letter home from the war?
7. What does Shadrach do after reading Tom's letter?
8. How does the nation respond to the beginning of the war?
9. Where does Shardach live, and why is this arrangement so unique?
10. Why is Jethro's farm being targeted in Chapter 6?
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