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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why do Oscar and Lou think Alexandra's farm prospered?
(a) They followed their father's orders.
(b) They worked the land.
(c) The Lord blessed them.
(d) She had good managment methods.
2. Why is Frank angry with Mrs. Hiller?
(a) Her cows got out.
(b) Her rent is late.
(c) She hit his dog with her car.
(d) She hasn't mended the fences.
3. What is the name of Emil's best friend?
4. Where will Carl's father take a job after leaving his farm?
(a) A horse ranch.
(b) A tobacco plant.
(c) A poultry hatchery.
(d) A shipyard.
5. What does Emil say Alexandra would never know how to do?
(a) Move to the city.
(c) Be a friend.
(d) Fall in love.
6. What kind of girl does Amedee tell Carl to marry?
(a) A kind girl.
(b) A French girl.
(c) A young girl.
(d) A strong girl.
7. What does Carl plan to train himself to do?
8. Why does Carl like Ivar?
(a) He says nice things.
(b) He is different than anybody else.
(c) He is interesting to talk to.
(d) He is good with animals.
9. Whom does Carl see with Marie while he is walking alone one morning?
10. What does Alexandra tell Carl she hates about her life?
(a) The repetition.
(b) The intensity.
(c) The labor.
(d) The criticism.
11. Where do Marie and Emil meet to talk about Bohemians?
(a) In the graveyard.
(b) Under the mulberry tree.
(c) In the cornfield.
(d) At Alexandra's barn.
12. What is the name of Amedee's wife?
13. Who sleeps in Alexandra's barn in Part 2?
(d) Stable boys.
14. Why does Alexandra want to keep her land when everyone else is leaving?
(a) She is sure rain is coming.
(b) She knows it will be worth money some day.
(c) She made a promise to her father.
(d) She is too proud to admit defeat.
15. What do Carl and Alexandra do during the evenings while he is visiting?
Short Answer Questions
1. How old is Emil at the beginning of the book?
2. How much time passes between Part 1 and Part 2 of this book?
3. Who goes to the French Country with Carl?
4. How long does Alexandra take to look at the riverside property?
5. What is Barney Flinn's occupation?
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