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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 fights the most with Bill about his views when the war begins?
2. How old is Ellen's nephew?
(a) As old as her older sons.
(b) The same age as Shadrach.
(c) A few years younger than Jenny.
(d) Younger than Jethro.
3. Who protects Jethro from an ambush as he is heading home from town?
(a) David Burdow.
(b) Ross Morton.
(c) Russ Milton.
(d) Travis Bidwell.
4. Where is the first battle of the war?
(a) Fort Sumpton.
(b) Fort Summer.
(c) Fort Summersville.
(d) Fort Sumter.
5. How many children does John have?
Short Answer Questions
1. The Creighton family receives their first war letter from who?
2. How was Jethro's well made unusable?
3. How did Jethro's barn get destroyed?
4. Which side does Tom favor?
5. Whose farm was Jethro taking care of when his father was incapacitated?
Short Essay Questions
1. What responsibilities does Jethro take on when Matt is hurt?
2. How is Jethro prepared for his first trip into town?
3. How does Jethro feel about the love between Shadrach and Jenny?
4. What reward does Jethro get at the beginning of the book?
5. What does Jethro enjoy doing when the Civil War first begins?
6. What does Bill think about the issues of the war?
7. Where does Shardach live, and why is this arrangement so unique?
8. How is Jethro helped after his experience in the town store?
9. How does the nation respond to the beginning of the war?
10. What is happening at the very beginning of the book?
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