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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the name of Peggy's boyfriend?
2. Which of the following does Nicholas NOT do as a mentor to Miranda?
(a) Supervises her reading.
(b) Buys her a new wardrobe.
(c) Take her to cultural events.
(d) Hire a tutor for her.
3. What does Miranda injure when she comes home from the PT Barnum show?
(a) Her wrist.
(b) Her ankle.
(c) Her toe.
(d) He clavical.
4. What is Nicholas really upset about while he is healing?
(a) Displaying weakness.
(b) Having to be treated by Miranda.
(c) Killing the boy.
(d) Missing the parties of the season.
5. What does Nicholas poison Johanna with?
6. What does Miranda know instinctively when she wakes up after the boat injury?
(a) Jeff is near.
(b) She loses the baby.
(c) She dies.
(d) Nicholas is dead.
7. What is outside of the theater when the Van Ryns go to see the play?
(a) A car accident.
(b) A strike.
(c) Police men.
(d) An angry mob.
8. Where do Miranda and Jeff move at the end of the book?
9. Why does Jeff come home from the war?
(a) He deserts his post.
(b) He is wounded.
(c) He is needed at home.
(d) He fulfills his commitment.
10. What does Miranda find in the attic while Nicholas is gone?
(a) A wedding picture of Johanna.
(b) An opium pipe.
(c) Her baby's cradle.
(d) Johanna's diary.
11. What happens to Miranda just before St. Nicholas's Day?
(a) She goes into labor.
(b) She gets frequent headaches.
(c) She begins to bleed.
(d) The baby moves.
12. What does Miranda's baby die from?
(a) Poor nutrition.
(b) A heart defect.
(c) An ear infection.
(d) A collapsed lung.
13. Who does Miranda write to while she is weak with pregnancy?
14. What does Nicholas say he hears in the house when he returns?
(a) Crying and screaming.
(b) Laughing and piano playing.
(c) Moans and heavy breathing.
(d) Scratching and singing.
15. Who does Miranda ask to come and live with her when she is pregnant?
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of Ephraim's farm?
2. Which of the following does Nicholas NOT do for Miranda while she is weak with pregnancy?
3. Why is Zelie not present at Miranda's new home with Nicholas?
4. What is the name of the river boat Nicholas buys?
5. Which of the following is NOT someone who comes to care for Miranda after the boat accident?
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