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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. How old is Ellen's nephew?
(a) Younger than Jethro.
(b) The same age as Shadrach.
(c) As old as her older sons.
(d) A few years younger than Jenny.
2. How does Jethro feel as he listens to his brothers argue about the war?
(a) He is proud.
(b) He is confused.
(c) He is excited.
(d) He is scared.
3. Who comforts Jethro when he gets scared of the war?
4. Who kept a mob from killing the man who killed Mary?
(a) David Burdow.
(b) Shadrach Hale.
(d) Matt Creighton.
5. What is the name of John's wife?
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Shadrach live?
2. Who sent the letter that Jenny does not want to share with Jethro?
3. What does Jenny give to Jethro as a special treat at the beginning of the book?
4. Who does Bill tell first about who he has chosen to fight for?
5. What is the name of the closest town to Jethro's house?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Matt doing when he gets hurt?
2. What do Tom and Eb do at the beginning of the Civil War?
3. How does Bill feel about the war?
4. What is happening at the very beginning of the book?
5. What happens to the farm while Matt is ill?
6. What does Jethro's mother praise him for at the beginning of the book?
7. What happens at the Creighton table when the subject of the war is brought up?
8. What harm is done to Jethro's farm while Matt is ill?
9. What does Bill think about the issues of the war?
10. How is Jethro prepared for his first trip into town?
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