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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who do the Wendells arrive at Centennial with?
(a) A flock of sheep.
(b) Police guards.
(d) A theater troup.
2. Who does Seccumbe confide in about his poor bookkeeping skills in Chapter 10?
3. Who does Brumbaugh give land to before he dies?
(a) Phillip Wendell.
(b) A Japanese family.
(c) Levi's son who lives out of state.
4. Why does Hans Brumbaugh want to buy land from Levi?
(a) To start a hotel.
(b) To build a house.
(c) To raise cattle.
(d) To start a farm.
5. How much bonus money does Charlotte give Skimmerhorn before he starts his new job in Chapter 12?
6. What does Mervin Wendell fall ill from in Chapter 13?
(b) The flu.
(c) Small pox.
(d) Yellow fever.
7. What job does Amos Calender have in Colorado?
(a) Business owner.
(c) Real estate agent.
8. How does Ethan Grebe die?
(a) He is shot.
(b) He starves.
(c) He falls ill.
(d) He freezes to death.
9. What does Amos Calendar lead in Chapter 9?
(a) A prayer service.
(b) A trip west.
(c) A buffalo hunt.
(d) A man hunt.
10. How long does it take before Soren Sorenson is reported missing?
(a) Several days.
(b) A month.
(c) A week.
(d) One day.
11. What causes farming problems in the early 1920s?
(b) Dust storms.
12. Why does Levi call a scientist when he finds a bone?
(a) It looks diseased.
(b) It's very large.
(c) He thinks it belongs to a human.
(d) It's very small.
13. How much money does Soren Sorenson plan to invest in Centennial land?
14. What does Dumire assume about Soren Sorenson when he hears he is missing?
(a) That he has been captured.
(b) That he left for good.
(c) That he has been murdered.
(d) That he is looking for land.
15. As he is dying, where does Dumire suspect Soren Sorenson's body is?
(a) Near the creek.
(b) Deeper in the well.
(c) Off the land somewhere.
(d) In a ditch.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Chapter 12, who wants Skimmerhorn fired?
2. What happens to the help farmers bring in from other countries?
3. Where does Triunfador build a cantina?
4. Why does Jim agree to avenge Coker's death?
5. Where does Brumbaugh find Tranquilino Marquez?
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