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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What type of crop is being planted on the farm?
2. From where did a new idea in farming that Dick tried come?
(d) The colonies.
3. What did Mary feel nudged her awake?
(a) An elbow.
(b) A hand.
(c) A prod.
(d) A foot.
4. What does a native give Mary?
(a) A gift.
(b) A piece of paper.
(c) A glass of water.
(d) A bomb.
5. What does Charlie offer to do?
(a) Talk to Mary for Dick.
(b) Lend Dick some money.
(c) Help Dick with the farming.
(d) Buy the farm.
6. What will come first to destroy the house?
(a) A wrecking crew.
(c) The trees.
7. What does Charlie tell Dick he must do for six months?
(a) Fertilize his soil.
(b) Go on a holiday.
(c) Treat Moses harshly and beat him.
(d) Keep Mary in a mental institution.
8. What months have passed since the previous chapter?
(a) July and August.
(b) August and September.
(c) November and January.
(d) September and October.
9. How often does Mary go out to inspect the farm while Dick is ill?
(a) One a day.
(b) Once an hour.
(c) One every other day.
(d) Twice a day.
10. At what level does Dick's temperature peak?
11. What word appears in big black letters in Dick, Charlie, and Tony's minds?
12. What does Mary suggest Dick do with the tobacco next year?
(a) Dry it themselves and sell it on the black market.
(b) Smoke it to ease their tension.
(c) Take out a huge loan and plant a massive crop.
(d) Plant no tobacco, only mealies and grains.
13. How many reasons does Mary have for refusing to help Dick with the farm?
14. After reading Dick's accounting sheets, what does Mary think he is?
15. What does Moses use to kill Mary?
(a) A sjambok.
(b) His fists.
(c) A piece of metal.
(d) A brick.
Short Answer Questions
1. What makes an irritating noise for Mary?
2. When does Mary say it will rain?
3. What part of the house makes noise when the seasons change?
4. When will Dick and Mary get off the farm?
5. What does Tony suggest Mary do?
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