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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How much money does Michael learn Northridge had in the bank?
2. As Dalva's grandfather dies, what appears?
(a) A wolf.
(b) A seagull.
(c) A sparrow.
(d) A coyote.
3. How does Michael describe his first night at the farm?
4. Whom does Dalva realize she is trying to save?
(a) Her son.
5. What does Michael walk toward when becoming disoriented on the farm?
(b) A horse in distress.
(c) Church bells.
(d) Gun shots.
6. Why is Ruth separated from her husband Ted?
(a) Ted is an alcoholic.
(b) Ruth has an affair.
(c) Ted has an affair.
(d) Ted is gay.
7. Who tries to pressure Dalva into giving him or her access to the family papers?
8. What is Andrew's profession?
(b) Ex-police officer.
(c) Police officer.
9. Who reveals she has taken a lover?
10. Who served as a missionary to the Sioux Indians on behalf of the government?
(a) Dalva's grandfather.
(b) Dalva's great grandfather.
(d) Dalva's brother.
11. Where is Dalva's grandfather burned?
(a) A wheat field.
(b) A daisy field.
(c) A lilac grove.
(d) A corn field.
12. Who takes Michael to town to get the journals he seeks?
(b) He goes alone.
13. Who gives Dalva a car when she turns 17?
(a) Her mother.
(b) Her grandfather.
(c) Her uncle.
(d) Her father.
14. Who arranges a meeting with Ruth?
(b) Naomi and Michael.
(c) Dalva and Naomi.
15. Who does Northridge befriend to help them locate land?
(a) An Irish family.
(b) An Indian family.
(c) A Swedish family.
(d) An English family.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where did Northridge plan to go to become a botanist?
2. On the way to Nebraska, where does Dalva set up camp for the night?
3. Where does Dalva learn that Duane lives with his adoptive mother?
4. How old was Dalva when her father died?
5. Who kisses Dalva after she wins a high school dance competition?
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