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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1: Chapter 12 | Book 1: Chapter 13.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What gift do Jim's grandparents give him when he comes to live with them?
(a) A bicycle
(b) A pony
(c) A rattlesnake cane
(d) A wagon
2. Who accompanies Jim on his train trip to Nebraska in Chapter 1?
(a) Otto Fuchs
(b) His grandfather
(d) Jake Marpole
3. What does Jim say he enjoys most about his grandfather reading Christmas prayers?
(a) The sense of spirituality that fills the room
(b) His choice of prayers
(c) The sound of his voice
(d) The memories of his parents that he invokes
4. What misfortune falls upon Pavel in Chapter 8?
(a) He is injured on the job.
(b) Peter moves to another farm.
(c) He has nightmares.
(d) He is robbed.
5. Why do the Shimerdas remain involved with Krajiek?
(a) They look up to him.
(b) They rely on him to teach them about the US.
(c) They come from the same country.
(d) They trust him.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Jim think Antonia acts superior to him?
2. Antonia confides to Jim that her father is _______________
3. Why are Otto's fellow travelers suspicious of him when he escorts an immigrant woman to the U.S. to meet her husband?
4. How do the narrator and Jim become acquainted?
5. What does Otto do annually on Christmas day?
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