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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is Gus surprised to see at Clara's?
2. Where do Pea Eye and Gus find shelter from the Indians?
(a) A creek
(b) Behind a dead horse
(c) A buffalo depression in the grass
(d) A deserted building
3. What does Gus tell July to do?
(a) Kill Blue Duck
(b) Go find his wife
(c) Go back to Fort Smith
(d) Go to Ogallala
4. Who turns out to be the thief?
(a) A man and a boy
(b) A starving group of Indians
(c) A rouge bunch of Indians
(d) A Montana outlaw
5. What does Jake give Newt?
(a) His gun
(b) His horse
(c) His watch
(d) His name
6. What does Gus wake to find?
(a) One of his legs gone
(b) Both of his legs gone
(c) Both legs have gangrene
(d) The doctor refusing to amputate
7. Why does Dan kill the farmers?
(a) They killed his brother.
(b) They owe him money.
(c) He says he hates sodbusters.
(d) He hates immigrants.
8. What does Gus do when they reach Ogallala?
(a) Goes to Clara's without Lorena
(b) Visit the prostitutes in Ogallala
(c) Help Call buy provisions
(d) Goes to the dry goods store and buy new clothes for himself and Lorena
9. What does Dan Suggs want from Wilbarger?
(a) Wilbarger's life
(b) Wilbarger's small herd of fresh horses
(c) All of the above
(d) Revenge for treatment from when Dan worked for WIlbarger
10. What does Gus tell Call about the cattle drive?
(a) They should go back to Lonesome Dove before more people die.
(b) They should sell the cattle to Wilbarger.
(c) He will ride with them as far as Nebraska.
(d) He is leaving with Lorena and will not help anymore.
11. Who do Call and Gus NOT bury?
(b) Roy Suggs
(c) Dan Suggs
(d) Ed Suggs
12. What happens to Elmira the night she stays with Clara?
(a) She delivers her baby.
(b) She sleeps soundly.
(c) She gives in to Luke.
(d) She dies.
13. What does the Suggs brothers gang do to the farmer they meet?
(a) Take what little money he has and destroy his sod house
(b) Take his son as part of the gang
(c) Kill him and his family
(d) Tie he and his family up and leave them for the animals
14. Who helps ease Newt's mind about Jake?
15. Gus sees a cloud approaching. What does it turn out to be?
(b) A swarm of grasshoppers
(c) Wilbarger's cattle drive
(d) A dust storm
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Pea Eye lose when he escapes in the night?
2. Where is Blue Duck?
3. What do the boys do differently to cross the Canadian?
4. Who finds Gus?
5. Who dies at Clara's ranch?
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