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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How much did Lou and Oscar want to sell the land for?
2. What is the name of the town at the beginning of this book?
3. What does Alexandra say she envies about Carl's life?
(a) His freedom.
(b) His happiness.
(c) His skills.
(d) His success.
4. What does Carl plan to train himself to do?
5. How much older than Carl is Alexandra?
(a) 6 years.
(b) 8 years.
(c) 5 years.
(d) 7 years.
6. What does Emil say Alexandra would never know how to do?
(b) Move to the city.
(c) Fall in love.
(d) Be a friend.
7. Why does Carl like Ivar?
(a) He says nice things.
(b) He is good with animals.
(c) He is interesting to talk to.
(d) He is different than anybody else.
8. Why is Emil afraid of Ivar?
(a) He is violent.
(b) He stares.
(c) He does not speak English.
(d) He howls at night.
9. What is the name of Alexandra's favorite niece?
10. What is John Bergson's occupation?
11. Why did Marie's father not like Frank?
(a) He didn't respect women.
(b) He was ignorant of foreign relations.
(c) He abandoned his mother.
(d) He wanted to be a farmer.
12. What do Carl and Alexandra do during the days while he is visiting?
(b) Work in the fields.
(c) Visit old neighbors.
(d) Walk around the gardens.
13. Why is Marie angry with the person Carl sees her with when he is walking alone one morning?
(a) He will not leave her alone.
(b) He is not staying for the weekend.
(c) He took her glove.
(d) He shot a duck.
14. What does John say his wife misses most?
(a) Her dead son.
(b) Her music.
(c) The Old Country.
(d) Her mother.
15. What does Lou ask Alexandra when Carl is visiting the French Country?
(a) When Carl is leaving.
(b) How the crop is doing.
(c) Where Emil is.
(d) Why she has not been working.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Ivar think he gets his spells from?
2. Whom does John Bergson say is his most intelligent child?
3. What is the name of Marie's new husband?
4. What does Alexandra want to buy from Ivar?
5. Why is Emil crying at the beginning of the book?
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