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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Adam do when Cathy will not respond to his pleas?
(a) Leaves the house.
(b) Opens the door.
(c) Cries.
(d) Slaps her.

2. Where is Mrs. Trask when she dies?
(a) A pew at church.
(b) Her mother's house.
(c) Her bed.
(d) A shallow pond.

3. What is Adam's last name?
(a) Tripp.
(b) Thorne.
(c) Thring.
(d) Trask.

4. How does Adam feel about his new wife?
(a) He loves her.
(b) He distrusts her.
(c) He is proud that she is his.
(d) He is scared of her.

5. How does Mr. Edwards discover how Cathy's parents died?
(a) He puts Cathy in a trance and asks her.
(b) He asks an agent from her hometown.
(c) He hires a private investigator.
(d) He sees it in the newspapers.

Short Answer Questions

1. How do Cathy's parents die?

2. What position does Cyrus take after Adam goes to war?

3. What does Adam ask Samuel for help with?

4. What is found on the porch steps on the day Cathy's parents die?

5. What does Cathy kill while her mother is away?

Short Essay Questions

1. What happens when Adam opens the door to Cathy's room after he has locked her in?

2. How does Samuel support his family?

3. What does Cathy do on her wedding night, and why?

4. How is George described when he is born?

5. What happens after Adam fights with Samuel in his house?

6. What does Cathy's father do when she tries to run away?

7. What gift does Faye give to Kate after she had been working for a little while?

8. How does Kate act after Faye's death?

9. What does Mr. Edwards do when he takes Cathy back to her hometown?

10. How do Charles and Adam take the news of their large inheritance?

(see the answer keys)

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