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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 11.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. About what is Mehring thinking?
(a) His destroyed property.
(b) Wet earth churning and decomposing.
(c) His son.
(d) His brave fieldhands.
2. What must raise the alarm that quickly goes around the farm?
(a) The dust from Mehring's Mercedes on the horizon.
(b) Smoke from the fire.
(c) The farmhands on horseback.
(d) The bell that Jacobus rings in an emergency.
3. How does Antonia act mysteriously?
(a) She will not give Mehring her phone number.
(b) By not naming her friends, like some secret agent.
(c) Mehring does not know where she lives.
(d) She does not tell Mehring about her life.
4. What does Mehring notice about the orange river lilies?
(a) They are the same color as Antonia's hair.
(b) They are blooming in fiery splendor at the riverbank.
(c) They are growing where Solomon is found.
(d) They are not as plentiful as before the fire.
5. Why does Mehring stop by the Indians' store to get a Christmas present for Jacobus and his staff?
(a) He enjoys shopping for his staff.
(b) He believes everyone deserves a Christmas gift.
(c) His office assistant is unavailable.
(d) The Indians store is the closest place to buy gifts.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Mehring think about as he walks?
2. When Mehring returns, what does he realize must remain?
3. What does Jacobus assume is the reason for the incident involving Solomon?
4. Why must Bismillah keep alert?
5. What are the farmhands becoming on Christmas day?
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