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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What dies because of Mary's neglect?
(a) The crops of mealies.
(b) The chickens.
(c) The cows.
(d) The bees.
2. What does Charlie offer to do?
(a) Buy the farm.
(b) Lend Dick some money.
(c) Talk to Mary for Dick.
(d) Help Dick with the farming.
3. What does Dick give the workers for every hour that they are working?
(a) One shilling.
(b) A hit with the sjambok.
(d) A break.
4. After reading Dick's accounting sheets, what does Mary think he is?
5. What does the doctor suggest?
(a) All of the choices
(b) Put in ceilings.
(c) Cut back the bush.
(d) Wire the house for mosquitoes.
6. How does Moses refer to Mary?
7. What does Charlie tell Dick he must do for six months?
(a) Treat Moses harshly and beat him.
(b) Keep Mary in a mental institution.
(c) Go on a holiday.
(d) Fertilize his soil.
8. What can Dick and Mary apply for to pay for school fees for a child?
(a) Second jobs.
(b) Help from charities.
(c) A government grant.
(d) Social assistance.
9. How long do Dick and Charlie argue?
(a) One hour.
(b) Two hours.
(c) Three hours.
(d) Four hours.
10. What months have passed since the previous chapter?
(a) November and January.
(b) July and August.
(c) August and September.
(d) September and October.
11. What happens to Dick in February?
(a) He has a stroke of luck with his crops.
(b) All of the above.
(c) He gets sick.
(d) He gets in a car accident.
12. How are Mary's usual wakings?
(a) Bright and chipper.
(b) Peaceful and rested.
(c) Dark and ominous.
(d) Grey and struggling.
13. How does Mary feel about managing the farm after she starts working?
14. When does Mary say it will rain?
(a) In a week's time.
(b) Over their entire vacation.
(c) After her death.
(d) Before the night is through.
15. Why do the Slatters maintain their interest in the Turners?
(a) Charlie likes Dick.
(b) The Slatters have nothing else to occupy their time.
(c) Charlie wants the farm.
(d) Charlie likes spreading rumors about the Turners.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mary hope for Dick to become?
2. What is Mary's refuge in the house?
3. What does Mary do to one of the workers?
4. What does a native give Mary?
5. In what do the workers live?
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