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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What job is Culla offered?
(a) Cutting firewood.
(b) Digging two graves.
(c) Cooking for miners.
(d) Shoeing two horses.
2. At what time of day does Culla cross the river on the ferry?
(b) Late afternoon.
(c) Late at night.
3. What beverage is Culla offered by the person/people in #98?
(a) Root beer.
(c) Well water.
4. How does Culla escape a lynching?
(a) The preacher talks the men out of hanging him.
(b) He jumps off a cliff.
(c) He shoots the men in the posse.
(d) He is found innocent.
5. What does Rinthy tell the tinker that she wants?
(c) Her baby.
6. Who shares an office building with a lawyer?
(b) Newspaper editor.
7. Who does Culla see in Clark's store?
(b) The sheriff.
(c) No one.
(d) Old Man Salter.
8. Who dies in the stampede of pigs?
(c) Billy's brother.
9. Who dies in the stampede of pigs?
(d) Billy's brother.
10. What does the ferryman charge to cross the river?
(a) A quarter.
(b) A nickel.
(c) A dime.
(d) A dollar.
11. Why is Culla on the riverbank?
(a) Talking to a trapper.
(c) Watching a sunset.
(d) Waiting for a ferry.
12. Who are the companions of the person/people in #98?
13. What does the bearded man ask about Culla's appearance?
(a) The nice boots.
(b) His broken leg.
(c) His broken glasses.
(d) His oversized coat.
14. Rinthy tells the tinker that her brother ______________________.
(a) gave her money to pay the midwife.
(b) took the baby and left him to die.
(c) took care of her until last week.
(d) joined the army.
15. What condition is the baby in when Culla encounters the henchmen who have him?
(a) He has only one eye and a scar down one side.
(b) He is dead.
(c) He is thriving.
(d) He is weak and pale.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Rinthy not realize as she sleeps by the campfire?
2. How much will Culla earn each day of his sentence?
3. What does Culla see approaching him as he sits by the side of the road?
4. What hangs on the walls of the old cabin?
5. What does the doctor give to Rinthy for her sore breasts?
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