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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. What year does Chapter 12 take place in?
2. What month does the battle at Chancellorsville take place?
3. How does the family react when Jethro receives a letter back?
(a) They are happy.
(b) They are angry.
(c) They are confused.
(d) They are shocked.
4. Who did General Hooker replace in the army?
5. What do soldiers do as they pass through towns in Georgia?
(a) Mock and beat the citizens.
(b) Plunder and steal.
(c) Kill livestock.
(d) Demand food from poor farmers.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Shad plan to vote for in the next presidential election?
2. Why do federal agents come to the Creighton's house?
3. What battle does Shadrach write about in Chapter 8?
4. Who does John see while tending to rebel prisoners?
5. Who comes to visit Jethro at the end of the book?
Short Essay Questions
1. What good news does John send his family about Bill?
2. What does Shadrach's aunt write to the Creighton family about?
3. What happens when Jethro hears strange noises from the woods while working in the fields one day?
4. How does Shadrach feel about his leaders in Chapter 8?
5. Who is the first in the area to return from the war, and what news does he bring?
6. What does John write about at the beginning of Chapter 11?
7. Where does John see Bill, and why?
8. What does Eb write about when he returns to his unit after deserting?
9. What does Jethro do when he is conflicted about Eb's desertion?
10. How do Jenny and Jethro follow what is happening in the war?
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