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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 were Eleanor Roosevelt's best subjects at Allenswood?
(a) Greek and Latin.
(b) Religion and poetry.
(c) Literature and history.
(d) Botany and husbandry.
2. Who did Franklin Roosevelt follow into politics?
(a) A lawyer from his firm.
(b) His mother's advice.
(c) His father.
(d) His cousin Teddy.
3. How does Freedman characterize the difference between Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt's personalities?
(a) Franklin allowed himself to go with other people's decisions, but Eleanor had to insist on her own way in things.
(b) Franklin brooded, but Eleanor kept working at keeping the household running.
(c) Franklin was lighthearted, but Eleanor withdrew from problems.
(d) Franklin was very social, but Eleanor was more political in her interests.
4. Where does Freedman say Eleanor Roosevelt enjoyed happy times?
(c) Oak Terrace.
(d) The Catskills.
5. What was Elliot Roosevelt's reputation, according to Freedman?
(a) A popular sportsman.
(b) A keep social observer.
(c) A hard-driving businessman.
(d) A genial host and drinking companion.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Freedman say Eleanor Roosevelt used the thing the Secret Service gave her?
2. What does Freedman say was Eleanor Roosevelt's childhood nickname?
3. How does Freedman characterize Eleanor Roosevelt's feelings about moving to Albany when Franklin Roosevelt won his first race?
4. What kind of gathering was Eleanor Roosevelt a frequent attendant at after her return to the U.S.?
5. Who was Eleanor Roosevelt secretly engaged to at nineteen?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Eleanor Roosevelt's first engagement.
2. Describe Franklin Roosevelt's first experience in politics.
3. What does Freedman tell us, in the opening chapter, about Eleanor Roosevelt's childhood?
4. How did Eleanor Roosevelt meet and begin to spend time with Franklin Roosevelt?
5. What was Mlle. Souvestre's role in Eleanor Roosevelt's life?
6. What does Freedman say Eleanor Roosevelt felt when her husband was running for President?
7. What deaths did Eleanor Roosevelt encounter as a childhood?
8. What was Franklin Roosevelt's next step in politics?
9. How does Freedman characterize the difference between Eleanor and Franklin's personalities?
10. How does Freedman say Eleanor Roosevelt reacted to her father's death?
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