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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In what month does Dirk visit Vanessa's family while on furlough?
2. What does Vanessa do to help the war effort?
(a) Folds bandages at the Red Cross.
(b) Saves aluminum foil.
(c) Writes letters to soldiers.
(d) Collects scrap metal.
3. Where does the Nye family go on their summer vacation during the first year of World War II?
(a) They stayed home.
(b) Sarasota, Florida.
(c) Lake Cumberland.
(d) Neah, Michigan.
4. Which U.S. President does Grandpa Nye have a lot of interest in?
(a) Franklin D. Roosevelt.
(b) Ulysses S. Grant.
(c) George Washington.
(d) William Henry Harrison.
5. What do Lisa and Vanessa go to the basement with Grandpa Nye to do?
(a) Bring up some apples.
(b) Look at scrapbooks.
(c) Pick out a bottle of wine.
(d) Find their old bicycles.
Short Answer Questions
1. What topic especially intrigues Grandpa Nye about history?
2. What beverage does the family drink before dinner?
3. Grandpa Nye says that the roads the family will take on vacation are the same paths traveled by _______________ in the Indian campaigns of the 1790s.
4. Where is Dirk going to college?
5. How old is Grandpa Nye at this point in the story?
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