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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is laughing at Ben?
(d) Farmers and farmhands.
2. What is Robert late for in Act 2, Scene 1?
3. What is Andrew's job on the ship?
(a) Deck swabber.
(b) Deck hand.
(c) Head officer.
4. What does Ruth say would happen to her if Robert leaves?
(a) Her heart would break.
(b) She would follow him.
(c) She would forget him.
(d) She would join a church group.
5. What is the name that Robert's daughter calls him?
6. What does Andrew suggest his father do to get more help on the farm?
(a) Work harder.
(b) Buy new equipment.
(c) Hire a man.
(d) Hire two men.
7. What kind of work does Andrew say he likes to do in Act 1, Scene 1?
(a) Tax Preparation.
(c) Take care of the family farm.
8. Where is Andrew when Robert tells his family that he loves Ruth?
(d) Sitting room.
9. What does Andrew say is not part of Robert's nature when he is talking with him at the fence?
(a) Book reading.
(d) Plowing and farming.
10. What job does Mrs. Mayo at one time hold?
11. What is Ruth reading when Robert comes in and watches her without her knowing in Act 2?
(b) History book.
(c) A letter from Andrew.
12. What does Ben say will happen if he doesn't get paid when Robert gets back from town?
(a) He'll come back next week.
(b) He is fine with the money he has.
(c) There will be trouble.
(d) He can't wait.
13. What color is Dick Scott's mustache?
14. What does Uncle Dick say to Andrew about the way he spoke up to his father in Act 1, Scene 2?
(a) "I like your spirit."
(b) "You were tough on him."
(c) "You certainly put him in his place."
(d) "You're rude."
15. What does Mrs. Mayo say that Ruth acted like at dinner with the Mayo family and Uncle Dick?
(a) Flustered and giggly.
(d) Calm and relaxed.
Short Answer Questions
1. What charms Ruth about Robert's voice when he's telling the dreams of his childhood?
2. What does Andrew say from offstage at the end of Act 2, Scene 1?
3. What is the name of Robert and Ruth's child?
4. What is Ben's job?
5. What nickname does Robert give Ruth?
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