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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Clara do to help July make up his mind?
(a) She yells at him.
(b) She sings to him.
(c) She drops Martin in his lap.
(d) She writes a letter.
2. Who is left behind when Call's gunshot scares everyone else away?
(a) A young warrior
(b) A young paralyzed girl
(c) An old woman
(d) A young blind boy
3. What does Gus do when they reach Ogallala?
(a) Visit the prostitutes in Ogallala
(b) Goes to the dry goods store and buy new clothes for himself and Lorena
(c) Goes to Clara's without Lorena
(d) Help Call buy provisions
4. What is wrong with Deets?
(a) He is homesick.
(b) He is in love with Lorena.
(c) He is troubled by the Indians.
(d) He is troubled by the lack of water.
5. Where does Dish plan to go after they finish the ranch building?
(b) Lonesome Dove
6. What does Jake hope the Suggs brothers gang will do?
(a) Shoot him and put him out of his misery
(b) Leave him behind because he is too drunk
(c) Stop in Kansas to gamble awhile
(d) Rob a bank to get enough money to go to the Caribbean
7. Where does July go when he gets another horse?
(a) Fort Smith
(b) Fort Worth
(d) Dodge City
8. Who is Gus surprised to see at Clara's?
9. What does Pea Eye lose when he escapes in the night?
(a) His boots
(b) His pants
(c) His rifle
(d) All of the above
10. Why does Dan Suggs offer Jake a position on their crew when Jake is ready to leave Dallas?
(a) Because Jake let Blue Duck take Lorena
(b) Because of Jake's reputation for killing the dentist in Fort Smith
(c) Because he knows Jake was once a Texas Ranger
(d) Because of Jake's reputation as a bank robber
11. What does Gus bring back for Lorena?
(a) A comb, a mirror, and brushes
(c) A steak dinner and whiskey
(d) A new horse
12. Where is Blue Duck?
(b) Santa Rosa
(c) Santa Fe
(d) San Antonio
13. Who does Gus ask to watch Lorena while he goes to Wilbarger?
(d) Pea Eye
14. Where does Clara want Call to bury Gus?
(a) Where they had the picnic the last time she saw Gus
(b) Next to her boys
(c) In Clara's orchard
(d) In Ogallala
15. What does Jake give Newt?
(a) His name
(b) His gun
(c) His horse
(d) His watch
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Gus want to be buried?
2. What does Dan Suggs want from Wilbarger?
3. Why does Gus invite Newt to have coffee with him and Lorena?
4. What do the boys do differently to cross the Canadian?
5. What does Lorena decide?
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