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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. Where does Rob's oldest daughter, Ellen, work?
2. Where do Rob's and Angus's lambs travel after they are sold?
3. When Angus comes home late from trying to persuade Ninian to buy some books for the school, what does Adair break?
4. What is Anna's father's name?
5. Who serves as doctor and swabs on disinfectant whenever a sheep is nicked by the blades?
Short Essay Questions
1. How are the prices of wool and lambs in 1897?
2. How does Varick get sick every winter?
3. What is Leftover Day?
4. What does Angus believe it will be like to add a second person to his household?
5. Whose well-being did Rob have in mind when he suggested that Angus get groceries?
6. What does Gros Ventre look like in 1907?
7. Why is Angus glad to see it snow in May of 1899?
8. In June of 1897, why does Rob ask Angus to take an excursion with him?
9. Why does Angus have to receive coal on Sunday for the schoolhouse?
10. What toast does Rob give Angus when he marries Adair?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The men of Scotch Heaven learn that the land where they have pastured there sheep is going to become a national forest. Discuss the national forest and reactions to the idea.
Essay Topic 2
Adair does what she can to make the partnership with Lucas's sheep work. Discuss why and how Adair tries to make the partnership work between herself, Rob, and Angus with Lucas's sheep.
Essay Topic 3
Angus is forced to spend time alone at the homestead while Varick is in school and Adair stays with him. Discuss how and why Angus struggles with his time alone.
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