Lonesome Dove Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. With whom does Newt bond, becoming fast friends?
(a) Woodrow Call
(b) Sean O'Brien
(c) Gus McCrae
(d) Jake Spoon

2. What does Call think has happened to Newt?
(a) He has been trampled in the stampede.
(b) Blue Duck took him.
(c) He is lost.
(d) Jake shot him.

3. What does Louisa want from Roscoe?
(a) To let her come with him
(b) A child
(c) To marry her and help with the farm
(d) To help her find her husband

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

5. Who is the only whiskey trader who talks to Elmira?
(a) Fowler
(b) Roscoe
(c) Jake
(d) Charlie

6. What does Jake insist on if they are going to travel with the herd?
(a) She cannot offer her services to the cowboys.
(b) She must help cook the meals along the way.
(c) They must stop in San Antonio for gambling.
(d) They must make their own camp instead of camping with the cowboys.

7. What are the O'Brien brothers doing when Deets sees them?
(a) Singing
(b) Fighting the Mexican bandits
(c) Sleeping
(d) Riding horses

8. Who sings a mournful ballad to the cattle?
(a) Soupy
(b) Sean
(c) Needle
(d) Newt

9. What does Newt do, as he watches Sean dying?
(a) He cries.
(b) He rides away.
(c) He sings.
(d) He yells at Deets for choosing a bad crossing.

10. Who ropes the second horse for the O'Brien brothers?
(a) Dish
(b) Deets
(c) Call
(d) Newt

11. Who did Clara marry?
(a) Bob Allen
(b) Jake Spoon
(c) Gus
(d) Pea Eye

12. What does Gus find to use as cover from the attacking Kiowas?
(a) A depression in the ground from where a buffalo rolled
(b) A creek
(c) A hill
(d) An abandoned building

13. Where does Gus stop on the way to find a cook, tears on his cheeks?
(a) Buckhorn Saloon
(b) Clara's Orchard
(c) The Texas Capital Building
(d) Blue Duck's camp

14. What does Louisa get Roscoe to do when he stops to ask if she has seen July?
(a) Get married
(b) Stay for a few days
(c) Catch a rabbit for dinner
(d) Remove stumps from her farmland

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

Short Answer Questions

1. Which of Blue Duck's men want to help Lorena?

2. Who does Lorena reject after meeting Jake, starting the rumors that she is out of business?

3. What does Jake do when Lorena tells him about Gus and the fifty-dollar poke she says she turned down?

4. What unusual food does Po Campo make?

5. What assignment in the cattle drive goes to Deets?

(see the answer keys)

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