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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. During their first year on their homesteads, when does Angus first see frost?
2. What does Anna Ramsay ask Angus to bring her?
3. What type of trees does Angus see when the storm lets up as they are traveling to Gros Ventre?
4. What bird do Rob and Angus see when they find Tom Mortensen dead near his chopping block?
5. What does Ninian Duff bring to the valley that quickly whitens the walls in Scotch Heaven households?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Anna Ramsay.
2. What are the benefits and problems of raising sheep?
3. What progress does Angus describe that occurs in 1891?
4. How does Susan Duff stop Daniel Rozier from putting garter snakes in the girls' outhouse at South Fork school?
5. Why do Ninian, Donald, Archie, and Willy come to see Angus one evening?
6. What does Angus tell about his family?
7. How do Rob and Angus decide whose house to build first?
8. How are Rob and Angus listed on the passenger list of the James Watt?
9. How do Rob and Angus claim the land that they want to homestead?
10. What advice does "Crofutt's Trans-Atlantic Emigrants" Guide give individuals who are considering emigrating?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
After twenty-four years, Rob and Angus dissolve their partnership. Discuss their disagreements and why they dissolve their partnership.
Essay Topic 2
When Angus begins teaching at South Fork, the boys keep knocking over the girls' outhouse. Discuss why the boys begin knocking over the outhouse and how Angus stops them from knocking it over.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the influenza epidemic and how it affected Scotch Heaven.
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