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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Shadrach feel about his general in Chapter 8?
2. Why is Guy Wortman arrested?
3. Where does Jethro go when he hears the war has ended?
4. What does Sherman give Lincoln as a Christmas present?
5. Where does Jethro decide to live at the end of the book?
Short Essay Questions
1. What helps Shadrach while he is with his aunt?
2. What does Jethro do when he hears about the end of the war?
3. What does Jethro do when he is conflicted about Eb's desertion?
4. What happens when Jethro hears strange noises from the woods while working in the fields one day?
5. What does Shadrach's aunt write to the Creighton family about?
6. Where does John see Bill, and why?
7. What good news does John send his family about Bill?
8. How is Guy Wortman finally arrested?
9. What happens when Jenny goes to D.C.?
10. How does Shadrach feel about his leaders in Chapter 8?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are some of the key examples of gratitude in this book, and how do these instances affect that characters involved in those scenes?
Essay Topic 2
Power and greed are two common themes in this book. Where do they appear, and how do they differ in their manifestations
Essay Topic 3
Choosing sides is a theme that is presented in this book. What are some of the examples of this theme appearing, and how does it affect the characters involved?
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