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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Kate do when she learns that Cal is her son?
(a) Invites him into the brothel.
(b) Sends him away.
(c) Cries and runs away.
(d) Slaps him.
2. Who tells Aron the truth about his mother?
3. In what industry does Joe work?
4. What does Lee know about Samuel when they meet for the last time?
(a) He has a secret.
(b) He is in love.
(c) He is dying.
(d) He is depressed.
5. What does Tom see Dessie do before he rides for a doctor?
(a) Pass out.
(b) Foam at the mouth.
(c) Vomit blood.
(d) Retch repeatedly.
6. Why can Joe Valery not get a better job?
(a) He is an ex-convict.
(b) His father forces him to do what he does.
(c) His wife has the money in the family.
(d) He is uneducated.
7. Where does Lee want to open his bookstore?
(a) Salinas Valley.
(b) San Diego.
(c) San Bernardino.
(d) San Francisco.
8. Where does Dessie feel sharp pain at times?
(a) Her back.
(b) Her legs.
(c) Her stomach.
(d) Her head.
9. What does Adam buy from Will Hamilton?
(a) A camera.
(b) A car.
(c) A house.
(d) A gun.
10. What is the name of the girl Aron wants to marry?
11. How does Tom plan to raise the money to take a trip with Dessie?
(a) Raise and sell pigs.
(b) Start a carriage-ride business.
(c) Rent out the farmhouse.
(d) Sell a piece of land.
12. How does Tom learn that his father has died?
(a) He gets a telegram.
(b) He reads about it in the newspaper.
(c) His mother calls him.
(d) He receives a letter.
13. What is Joe Valery's occupation?
(a) Train conductor.
(b) Brothel assistant.
14. What does Kate tell Adam that helps him to let go of his love for her?
(a) She forgot she had children.
(b) She misses him.
(c) She dreams about Samuel.
(d) She slept with Charles.
15. When does Aron plan to talk to his father about his feelings regarding college?
(a) New Year's.
(b) Summer break.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Adam want to ship to the East Coast?
2. What does Cal want to do in his future?
3. What does George Hamilton sell?
4. How much money does Cal get from his business deal with Will Hamilton?
5. Why does Cal choose to follow his mother?
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