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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following does Nicholas NOT do for Miranda while she is weak with pregnancy?
(a) Bring food to her room.
(b) Read aloud to her.
(c) Sing to her.
(d) Play music for her.
2. What is Miranda's favorite part of the hotel in the Pine Orchards?
(a) The people.
(b) The food.
(c) The view.
(d) The luxurious accommodations.
3. 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.
4. What is Peggy's occupation?
(a) Clothers ironer.
(c) Call girl.
(d) Cook's assistant.
5. What drug does Nicholas use while in the tower room?
6. What does 'to the egress' mean?
(a) The entrance.
(b) The exit.
(c) The washroom.
(d) The cloak room.
7. Who is invited to the house for St. Nicholas's Day?
(a) The tenant farmers.
(b) All the family in the area.
(c) Government officials.
(d) The tenant farmer children.
8. Who does Nicholas forbid coming to his house?
(c) Dr. Francis.
9. What does Miranda injure when she comes home from the PT Barnum show?
(a) Her wrist.
(b) Her toe.
(c) He clavical.
(d) Her ankle.
10. What does Abigail say to Ephraim about Miranda's match with Nicholas?
(a) It is the will of God.
(b) She is terribly happy.
(c) She has deep reservations about the marriage.
(d) They must make the best of it.
11. Where are the Bentons from?
(b) New York.
12. Which of the following is NOT someone who comes to care for Miranda after the boat accident?
(d) Dr. Francis.
13. What does Jeff do to help Peggy?
(a) Gives her a hangover medication.
(b) Operates on her leg.
(c) Clears up a rash.
(d) Cures her asthma.
14. What does Miranda make in Poe's kitchen?
15. What about Jeff does Miranda find soothing?
(a) His confidence.
(b) His voice.
(c) His touch.
(d) His presence.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Miranda's baby die from?
2. What does Peggy tell Miranda about while she is sick?
3. How does Nicholas stop the river boat when Jeff and Miranda get on it?
4. How long does it take for Miranda to regain consciousness after the boat accident?
5. What does Miranda wear when she hears that Nicholas is coming?
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