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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Elmira risk on her journey?
(b) A draught
(c) Buffalo hunters
2. What does Call give the group of Indians that arrive, one of which he knew from before?
(a) A steer that will not make it anyway
(b) A lame horse
(c) A pregnant cow so they can get milk later
(d) Fifty head of cattle
3. Who is at Clara's ranch when Call arrives?
(d) Pea Eye
4. What does Call tell Newt before he leaves to take Gus's body back to Texas?
(a) That he is Call's son
(b) That he should come with Call to Texas
(c) That he is sorry with no explanation
(d) That he is range boss in Call's absence
5. What does Gus plant to do with Lorena when they get to Clara's?
(a) He plans to leave her in Ogallala.
(b) He plans for her to wait in the tent.
(c) He plans to introduce her properly.
(d) He plans to marry Lorena.
6. What river does the herd finally find after the sandstorm?
(b) Salt Creek
(d) Powder River
7. Who will Elmira not talk to when he comes to visit?
(a) Dee Boot
(c) Big Zwey
8. Who gets knocked unconscious by a soldier?
9. Who do Gus and Call meet before getting to Clara's?
(b) Buffalo hunters
10. What does Lorena fear about Gus?
(a) That he thinks she is damaged goods
(b) That Blue Duck will come back to kill him
(c) That she'll lose him to Clara
(d) That he will go to Montana with the cattle drive
11. Who dies at Clara's ranch?
12. Where do Pea Eye and Gus find shelter from the Indians?
(a) A buffalo depression in the grass
(b) A creek
(c) Behind a dead horse
(d) A deserted building
13. Who's horse's track does Deets tell Call about?
(a) Blue Duck
14. What does Cholo call Dee to let Clara know who he is?
(a) Un Crimen
15. Who do Call and Gus NOT bury?
(a) Ed Suggs
(c) Dan Suggs
(d) Roy Suggs
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Gus take Lorena?
2. What does Gus want to give to Lorena after he dies?
3. What treat does Po Campo make the men after they return from town?
4. What happens to Elmira the night she stays with Clara?
5. What does Clara answer when July first proposes marriage to her?
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