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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 does Jethro carry while working in the fields after the federal agents come to the farm?
(a) A map.
(b) A weapon.
(c) A book.
2. Who wins the battle of Gettysburg?
(a) They both think they won.
(b) The North.
(c) Neither side.
(d) The South.
3. Who does Shad plan to vote for in the next presidential election?
4. Who is Shadrach serving under in Chapter 8?
(a) General Hacket.
(b) General Grant.
(c) General Harvey.
(d) General McCLellan.
5. Who does Jethro write a letter to after finding Eb?
(a) President Lincoln.
Short Answer Questions
1. What battle does Shadrach write about in Chapter 8?
2. What does the President decide to do about the deserters?
3. What does Sherman give Lincoln as a Christmas present?
4. In what month is Jenny and Shadrach married?
5. How old is Jenny when she gets married?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why do federal agents come to the Creighton farm?
2. What does Jethro do when he hears about the end of the war?
3. What does Eb write about when he returns to his unit after deserting?
4. What happens when men gather to build the Creightons' a new barn?
5. How does Shadrach feel about his leaders in Chapter 8?
6. What does Jethro get upset about when the men are talking after building the new barn?
7. What happens when Jenny goes to D.C.?
8. Where does Jethro go at the end of the book and why?
9. What good news does John send his family about Bill?
10. What helps Shadrach while he is with his aunt?
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