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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What type of cookies does Reuben bring Davy at the beginning of Chapter 17?
2. What is the temperature Sunday morning when the Lands wake ten miles out of Mandan?
3. When Reuben goes with Davy in Chapter 17 and sees what might be Venus or Jupiter, what direction does he think they might be traveling?
4. In the obituary that Roxanna shows to Reuben and Swede, how old was Cassidy when he died?
5. In the obituary that Roxanna shows Reuben and Swede, what month did Cassidy die?
Essay Topic 1
When Davy is arrested, Reuben says that "the whole thing was no less a tornado than the other" referring to a tornado Jeremiah experienced when he was in his twenties. Compare Jeremiah's tornado to the events after the shooting. Support your statements with examples and quotes from the book.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the relationship between the DeCuellars and the Lands. Support your statements with examples and quotes from the book.
Essay Topic 3
When Reuben sees state troopers at gas stations, he begins to realize that someone is waging a war against his family. Discuss why a war is being waged against the Lands. Support your statements with examples and quotes from the book.
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