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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which family is the first to move into one of the abandoned houses at the fort to make a town?
(a) The Frank Yeager family.
(b) The Otto McNab family.
(c) The James Kerrigan family.
(d) The Ernst Klopfer family.
2. The man, who was caught in 1961 trying to illegally cross the border, manages to cross the U.S. Border again and lives in which Texas community?
(b) El Paso.
3. Who gives the Rusks money to pay the bank when they can't make a mortgage payment?
4. What is the name of the town that Earnshaw and Emma establish?
5. Which Indians were responsible for mass burning and killing at San Antonio?
6. Why does Beth Morrison have problems in school in Texas?
(a) She has a really strong accent.
(b) She is constantly reminded that she is not a native Texan.
(c) She didn't have some of the basic subjects.
(d) She started in the middle of the year.
7. Yancey gives himself the military title of __________________.
8. Which of the following groups is NOT welcome in Larkin County after the arrival of the Ku Klux Klan?
9. Yancey leads a movement to make ________________ a slave state.
10. Captain George Reed is sent to erect a fort which is then named _______________________.
(a) Fort Reeves.
(b) Fort George Reed.
(c) Fort Grant.
(d) Fort Sam Garner.
11. Where is Santa Anna living in exile?
12. Colonel Persifier ______________ decides to leave the army after the Mexican War.
13. Why does Yancey Quimper withdraw from the political race?
(a) Earnshaw Rusk exposes his fraud.
(b) He is injured and cannot serve.
(c) He has family obligations to tend to.
(d) He buys a new ranch instead.
14. The Texas War for Independence ends with Santa Anna ______________________.
(a) Being exiled from Mexico.
(b) Being demoted to a soldier.
(c) Being captured.
(d) Being killed.
15. How many slaves do Persifier and Tessa Mae give to Sett and Lissa when they leave for Texas?
Short Answer Questions
1. The Mexican army retreats after a few battles at ___________________.
2. Todd Morrison becomes a multimillionaire in which industry?
3. What does the man who works with Otto study?
4. What do Laurel and his wife open in Waxahachie?
5. The group that Otto now belongs to is called ____________________.
This section contains 415 words
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