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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What appendage did Jamie lose in the war?
(a) A leg.
(b) An ear.
(c) A foot.
(d) A finger.
2. How is the coffin described at the beginning of the book?
3. How many of Laura's brothers are called to the draft?
4. What did Lindbergh inspire Jamie to do?
(a) Own an airport.
(b) Build a plane.
(c) Become a pilot.
(d) Travel the world.
5. What is Henry's occupation?
6. What did Henry buy after his brother-in-law died?
(a) A dealership.
(b) A farm.
(c) A car.
(d) A ship.
7. When did Jamie experience what he has nightmares about?
(a) When he was 5 years old.
(b) When he was 2 years old.
(c) When he was 15 years old.
(d) When he was 10 years old.
8. Who encouraged Henry to pursue Laura?
(a) All of these.
(b) Her mother.
(c) Her father.
(d) Her brother.
9. How did Laura describe Jamie when she met him?
10. Why is Jamie rushing in what he is doing at the beginning of the book?
(a) He is up against a deadline.
(b) He hates funerals.
(c) The weather has been bad.
(d) He has a lot to do.
11. How did Laura's brother-in-law die?
(a) He had consumption.
(b) He drowned.
(c) He was murdered.
(d) He committed suicide.
12. What does Laura hire Florence to do for her?
(a) Cook the meals.
(b) Keep house.
(c) Teach the children.
(d) Sew a new wardrobe.
13. What military branch did Ronsel join?
(d) Air Force.
14. What did Ronsel hope to do when he joined the military?
(a) Find his father.
(b) Fight battles.
(c) Fly planes.
(d) Make his mother proud.
15. What did Laura decide on her 30th birthday?
(a) She needed to change her ideas.
(b) She would never get married.
(c) Her father would be proud of her.
(d) Her life was over.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who rescued Jamie when he experienced what he has nightmares about?
2. Where does Pappy think Florence should sleep?
3. What did Henry tell Jamie was the best place to fight from?
4. What caused Henry's limp?
5. What happened to make Laura angry with Henry after moving to the farm house?
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