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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who does Roscoe pick up on the way to find July?
(a) Joe
(b) Janey
(c) Blue Duck
(d) Louisa

2. Who gets trapped beneath the wagon in the river?
(a) Lippy
(b) Newt
(c) Gus
(d) Jim Rainey

3. Where do Gus and Call plan to look for a new cook?
(a) St. Louis
(b) Fort Worth
(c) Ogallala
(d) Austin

4. What does Blue Duck want his men to do?
(a) Kill Gus
(b) Leave him alone
(c) Steal some horses
(d) Kill some buffalo

5. What was the name of the livestock business?
(a) The Texas Rangers
(b) The Dry Bean Saloon
(c) Lonesome Dove
(d) The Hat Creek Cattle Company

6. Maggie told Gus _____ was Newt's father?
(a) Call
(b) Jake
(c) Gus
(d) Pea Eye

7. What wakes Newt from dozing when he was supposed to be watching Lorena?
(a) A cattle stampede
(b) Lorena's screams
(c) Gunfire
(d) Po Campo

8. What does Jake forget to do before the storm?
(a) Set up camp
(b) Get his jug
(c) Stay under the trees
(d) Hobble the horses

9. Who helps Roscoe when he fears he will not even find Texas?
(a) Janey
(b) A group of Texas Rangers
(c) Louisa
(d) A group of soldiers

10. Who does Lorena reject after meeting Jake, starting the rumors that she is out of business?
(a) Mosby
(b) Jasper Fant
(c) Tinkersley
(d) Xavier

11. What is Deets looking for when he finds Lorena and Jake?
(a) Call's watch
(b) His calvary cap
(c) A place for the herd to cross the river
(d) Lorena's horse

12. Who wants to marry Elmira?
(a) Big Zwey
(b) Fowler
(c) Luke
(d) Dee Boot

13. How many cattle in all does Gus count?
(a) Thirty five head
(b) Eighteen hundred head
(c) Twenty-six hundred head
(d) Four thousand head

14. Who tells July that Jake is coming on a cattle drive?
(a) Gus
(b) Dee Boot
(c) Wilbarger
(d) Roscoe

15. Which kind of customer does Lorena prefer?
(a) Saloon owners
(b) Younger cowboys
(c) Piano players
(d) Older cowboys

Short Answer Questions

1. Where does Gus think Blue Duck is headed with Lorena?

2. What does Gus warn Lorena that Jake will do?

3. Knowing that Gus is right and Jake will not take Lorena to San Francisco, where does Jake plan to take her instead?

4. When Newt walks back to the wagon, who does he see first?

5. What does Xavier NOT offer Lorena to be with her and convince her not to go with Jake?

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