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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 tells Jethro about Lincoln's assassination?
2. Who does Jethro write a letter to after finding Eb?
(b) President Lincoln.
3. What do Jenny and Jethro not like about the federal agents that come to the farm?
(a) Their language.
(b) Their smell of tobacco.
(c) Their mannerisms.
(d) Their disrespect to the president.
4. The Creightons' receive help with their barn in which seasons?
(a) Spring and summer.
(b) Summer and fall.
(c) Winter and spring.
(d) Fall and winter.
5. Who takes on the care of the farm at the end of the book?
(a) Jenny and Shadrach.
(b) Eb and John.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who runs against Lincoln for his second term in office?
2. What do soldiers do as they pass through towns in Georgia?
3. What does Jethro say is bothering him when he is questioned after finding Eb?
4. What do Ellen and Nancy do for the men who help build their barn?
5. How old is Jenny when she gets married?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do Jenny and Jethro do when they hear of Tom's death?
2. Where does John see Bill, and why?
3. How do Jenny and Jethro follow what is happening in the war?
4. Where does Jethro go at the end of the book and why?
5. What does Shadrach write to Jethro about in Chapter 11?
6. What happens when Jenny goes to D.C.?
7. What does Jethro do when he is conflicted about Eb's desertion?
8. What does Jethro get upset about when the men are talking after building the new barn?
9. What good news does John send his family about Bill?
10. Who is the first in the area to return from the war, and what news does he bring?
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