|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Mud Below.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The roper who joins Diamond on tour in The Mud Below is a ____________.
(d) Vacuum salesman.
2. Diamond's mother refused to raise her children on a ___________.
3. From where did Diamond know his first touring partner in The Mud Below?
(b) High school.
4. Where had Mero's father taken a job, causing a rift in his family?
(a) The post office.
(b) The local bar.
(c) The feed store.
(d) The military.
5. What does Diamond injure, forcing him to return home for a short while in The Mud Below?
(a) His back.
(b) His arm.
(c) His neck.
(d) His knee.
Short Answer Questions
1. What had the rancher cut from the steer before going to dinner?
2. What did the rancher see in the field after dinner in The Half-Skinned Steer?
3. What characteristic defines the character of Diamond in The Mud Below?
4. Who told Mero the story of the The Half-Skinned Steer?
5. Where did Diamond work for a day while in high school?
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