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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. After he resettles away from Nebraska, what does Ewing do for a living?
(a) Digs irrigation.
(b) Conducts trains.
(c) Sells real estate.
(d) Serves as a general in the Confederate army.
2. Which of the following facts is NOT true about Howard Boyd's mother in the story "The Brooch"?
(a) She is sick.
(b) She is old.
(c) She is poor.
(d) She is spiteful.
3. How many soldiers survive to the end of the story "Crevasse"?
(c) Eight- three.
4. In the story "Beyond," what is significant about the baby that Judge meets?
(a) It has a mouthful of teeth.
(b) It is covered in scars.
(c) It only has one arm.
(d) It is unable to stop crying.
5. After Davy loses his leg in the war, what material is used to craft him a new one?
Short Answer Questions
1. In the story "Victory," what country is the man visiting when he pretends to be an aristocrat?
2. In what state does Danny live?
3. In the story "Carcassonne," which of the following believes that death is "a stillness"?
4. How does Boyd's mother find out that Amy has lost her brooch?
5. What is another word for "crevasse"?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do lovers Melisandre and Phillip Backhouse meet in the story "My Grandmother Millard and General Bedford and the Battle of Harrykin Creek"?
2. How does the American soldier Borgard meet the young English soldier in the story "Turnabout"?
3. How does the young English soldier repay Borgard for his kindness in the story "Turnabout"?
4. How does the Judge realize that he is dead in the story "Beyond"?
5. How do Hubert Jarrod and Louisa King meet in the story "Dr Martino"?
6. How does Wash die?
7. What was Ira Ewing's childhood like in the story "Golden Land"?
8. Why does Hubert Jarrod feel as though he has been tricked by Mrs. King, Louisa's mother?
9. How doesd Ira Ewing's mother react to her resettlement in California?
10. What material does Roger Howes use to pen his latest novel in the story "Artist at Home"?
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