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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 2: Chapter 5 | Book 2: Chapter 6.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Antonia tell Jim about her father when she and her mother come to visit the Burdens after the winter thaw?
(a) Her father plans to kill himself.
(b) Her father used to be a violinist.
(c) Her father is not doing well.
(d) Her father does not love her mother.
2. What does Antonia say was found in the pocket of the tramp who died in the thresher?
(a) A poem
(c) A letter from his wife
(d) A suicide note
3. What gift do Jim's grandparents give him when he comes to live with them?
(a) A pony
(b) A rattlesnake cane
(c) A wagon
(d) A bicycle
4. What does Mr. Shimerda promise to give Jim when he is older?
(a) Antonia's hand in marriage
(b) His gun
(c) Fatherly advice
(d) His farm
5. What does Mr. Shimerda ask Jim's grandmother to do?
(a) Help his wife set up their home
(b) Teach Antonia to speak and read English
(c) Teach all of his children to speak and read English
(d) Agree to allow Antonia to marry Jim
Short Answer Questions
1. How many days pass before Mr. Shimerda's body is buried?
2. Who does Jim often run into when he is in downtown Black Hawk?
3. Why is Ambrosch delighted when he hears Jake sold a pig in town?
4. What nickname is Antonia given?
5. What act does Jim perform that makes him a hero in Antonia's eyes?
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