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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 is Hattie's newest challenge?
(a) Finding a bull to breed with Violet.
(b) Fence building.
(c) Keeping the coyotes away from the chickens.
(d) Keeping the garden from being overrun with jack rabbits.
2. How does Hattie get to Montana?
(a) Hitching rides as she can.
(b) The Great Northern Railway.
(c) Horse and wagon.
(d) A freight train.
3. What amuses Rooster Jim as he rides by as Hattie is plowing?
(a) Her plowing methods.
(b) The hat she has put on plug.
(c) Her plowing outfit.
(d) The way she has harnessed Violet.
4. About what does Leafie warn Hattie?
(a) That there is an ongoing investigation about her age as a homesteader.
(b) That Traft is in trouble.
(c) That there is a group who is going to burn Mueller's home.
(d) That there is a group who want to have the Mueller's homesteading claim denied.
5. What does Hattie give Perilee in thanks?
(a) A book of poems.
(b) A picture.
(c) A bag of sugar.
(d) A bag of coffee.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Hattie go over to talk to Perilee?
2. Why is Hattie embarrassed when Traft comes in her house?
3. Who is Chester?
4. What does Hattie do when she notices the situation with the Mueller children?
5. Why does Hattie ask Traft to dance?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Traft say about the fire in Hattie's barn when he comes by to see her after the July 4th picnic?
2. How does Hattie learn about birthing babies the hard way?
3. What happens the next day after the dance to the Mueller's barn?
4. Describe the interaction between Traft and Hattie on April 2.
5. What happens when Hattie is sixteen that jeopardizes her finishing school?
6. What happens when Hattie voices her concern about a pledge of one hundred dollars?
7. What does Leafie say about Traft Martin when Hattie sees Leafie at the dance?
8. Where does Hattie go to live at age 13, and what is Ivy's reaction to Hattie?
9. What happens after Hattie and the others who are threshing see big, black clouds rolling in?
10. What epidemic strikes the area where Hattie lives and what does Leafie do?
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