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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who admits that a body found is in fact Wood Hite?
(a) Frank.
(b) Bob.
(c) Annie.
(d) Elias.

2. Where are Bob and Charley taken for questioning after Jesse's murder?
(a) Jesse's kitchen, so they can re-enact the scene.
(b) The Buchanan County Courthouse.
(c) The sheriff's house.
(d) A small farm outside of the city.

3. What is one of the lines in "The Ballade of Jesse James"?
(a) "Robert Ford, a hero for every man."
(b) "It was Robert Ford, that dirty little coward."
(c) "Robert Ford, sent from the lord, to do His word."
(d) "I hope to shake Robert Ford's hand in heaven."

4. Why do law officials have to close the James's house?
(a) Because there are too many wild animals trying to get in.
(b) Because people are stealing everything they can.
(c) Because it is strangely cold outside.
(d) Because it is a crime scene.

5. How does Zee respond when Bob stops by with Charley while looking for Jesse?
(a) She couldn't care less.
(b) She is not pleased to see him.
(c) She's so excited she can barely contain herself.
(d) She is glad he is there so she can get the reward money.

Short Answer Questions

1. What happens to John Samuels after he causes a problem at a party?

2. What does Bob confess to Charley?

3. On what day does Jesse tell Bob that he knows he has been in Kansas City?

4. How does Sheriff Timberlake refer to Bob?

5. What does Bob do to kill time while at Jesse's house?

Short Essay Questions

1. What happens when Bob and Charley try to turn themselves in at the sheriff's office after Bob kills Jesse?

2. What does Jesse confess to Charley one night when he wakes him up?

3. How does Charley respond to Bob's confession that he plans to kill Jesse?

4. What do Jesse and Charley do with the toys and Santa suit they steal from the church?

5. Why is Timberlake suspicious that Jesse will ever show up again that Bob will indeed turn him in?

6. What makes the sheriff finally believe that Jesse James has really been shot?

7. What does Bob say in response to questioning about why his underwear has someone else's initials on them?

8. What does Elias tell Timberlake when he sees Jesse at a relative's store?

9. What happens with lawyers for Zee after Jesse is murdered?

10. What does Zerelda freak out about when Jesse and Charley are sharing Christmas dinner with her?

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