Half Broke Horses: A True-Life Novel Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Jeannette Walls
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is a Stetson?
(a) Gun.
(b) Car.
(c) Saddle.
(d) Hat.

2. Lily manages to get a(n) ______.
(a) Hitman.
(b) Annulment.
(c) Lawyer.
(d) Restraining order.

3. The friend dies in a ____ fire.
(a) House.
(b) Factory.
(c) Car.
(d) Barn.

4. The father is known for his flights of fancy. Lily says, "I sat there, ignoring Dad's prattle about _______ schemes."
(a) Harebrained.
(b) Foolish.
(c) Silly.
(d) Unrealistic.

5. What does Smith do for a living?
(a) Salesman.
(b) Ranch foreman.
(c) Mechanic.
(d) Lawyer.

6. How many steps does the miraculous staircase have?
(a) 44.
(b) 33.
(c) 22.
(d) 11.

7. What is the first lie Lily learns about her husband?
(a) He lost his job.
(b) He has children.
(c) He is older than he said.
(d) He does not work away.

8. Lily meets a man named ____.
(a) Joe.
(b) Sam.
(c) Ted.
(d) Bob.

9. Lily began to take day trips to which landmark?
(a) Hoover Dam.
(b) Colorado River.
(c) Golden Gate Bridge.
(d) Grand Canyon.

10. Which problem plagues the father?
(a) Amputated arm.
(b) Enlarged heart.
(c) Broken neck.
(d) Speech impediment.

11. How old is Lily when she takes over?
(a) 9.
(b) 12.
(c) 11.
(d) 13.

12. Lily is in what type of accident?
(a) Car.
(b) Farm.
(c) Wagon.
(d) Factory.

13. What is the name of the nearby small town?
(a) Winslow.
(b) Tinnie.
(c) Hondo.
(d) Lonesome.

14. Which of Lily's family members commits suicide?
(a) Buster.
(b) Daisy.
(c) Helen.
(d) Adam.

15. What is the name of the family's daughter?
(a) Dorothy.
(b) Helena.
(c) Abigail.
(d) Winnifred.

Short Answer Questions

1. How many children are in the family?

2. Lily learns that her engagement ring is ____.

3. Lily is introduced to ___ Smith.

4. What type of animal is trained at the ranch?

5. Lily throws the ring _____.

(see the answer keys)

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