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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Spring 1934,.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is eating the crops?
2. What ruins the family's winter wheat crop?
(d) A dust storm
3. What does Daddy say uses up more water than the wheat?
(a) Doing laundry
(c) Washing dishes
(d) Apple trees
4. What flowers would grow on the graves of the war dead?
(a) Blue iris
(b) Red poppies
(c) White roses
(d) Pink peonies
5. How does Billie Jo have to set the table during the dust bowl era?
(a) With a plastic tablecloth
(b) With the plates and glasses upside down
(c) With dish towels covering the food
(d) With plastic wrap over the dishes
Short Answer Questions
1. How is Daddy going to get help with the farm?
2. In what year is Billie Jo born?
3. Why does Ma make Billie Jo return to the store?
4. What does Daddy think about Ma's idea to get water to the crops?
5. What color is the dust storm that roars through the area?
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