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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Jim tell Antonia's children about their mother when she was younger?
(a) She had a wild spirit.
(b) She was shy and withdrawn.
(c) She was beautiful and well liked.
(d) She was difficult to get along with.
2. What upsetting news does Antonia learn in a letter from Larry Donovan prior to their marriage?
(a) He is not willing to marry her.
(b) They must move to Lincoln.
(c) He is in love with another woman.
(d) They must move to Denver.
3. Where does Jim say he feels the most at home?
(a) In the pastures
(b) At Antonia's farm
(c) In Black Hawk
(d) At his grandparents' old farm
4. What does Jim tell Antonia he believes happened to her father's soul?
(a) It went to Heaven.
(b) It is in limbo.
(c) It returned to Bohemia.
(d) It resides in the Shimerda's home.
5. What do Antonia and Jim's grandmother discover when they return to the Cutter home to pack up Antonia's belongings?
(a) Wick Cutter is burning papers.
(b) Antonia's belongings are missing.
(c) Wick Cutter's is dead.
(d) The house is in disarray.
6. Who appears at Jim's door as he is contemplating Virgil's words?
(a) Gaston Cleric
(b) Lena Linguard
(c) Larry Donovan
7. What character in "Camille" does Jim consider most sympathetic?
8. Who does Jim see a photograph of while waiting for his grandparents?
(b) The Shimerdas
(c) Antonia's baby
9. What does Jim tell the Polish violin teacher his intentions are with Lena?
(a) He has no intentions.
10. What does Jim romanticize at the end of the novel?
(a) The city
(b) His past
(c) The farm land
11. What does Antonia tell Jim she believes is her purpose in life?
(a) Keeping her father's spirit alive
(b) Caring for her daughter
(c) Keeping the family farm going
(d) Maintaining her cultural heritage
12. Who proposes to Lena several times?
(a) Colonel Raleigh
(b) Gaston Cleric
(c) The Polish violin teacher
13. Where does Lena tell Jim that Antonia is now working?
(a) At her dress shop in Lincoln
(b) At the Cutter's home
(c) At the Harlings' home
(d) At Mrs. Gardener's hotel
14. Who does Jim see as the inspiration for all poetry?
(b) Small towns
(c) City girls
(d) Country girls
15. Who does Antonia eventually marry?
(a) Anton Jelinek's cousin
(c) Larry Donovan
(d) Anton Jelinek
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Cuzak take his son when they are in the city?
2. Who does Cuzak credit with the success of their farm?
3. Which of the girls arrives at the river first?
4. Who does Jim hold responsible for Wick Cutter's negative actions?
5. Where does Tiny open her hotel?
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