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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. According to Abigail, in what animal is her grandfather most interested?
2. Two African American children, six and seven years old, arrived at the Howland kitchen door on Sunday afternoon. What did everyone call these children?
3. How does William honor his daughter after death in Wade County?
(a) A memorial at the church.
(b) A memorial dinner at the house.
(c) He builds a new church building.
(d) Gives a stained glass window to the Methodist church.
4. Where do John and Abigail go for their first date?
(a) Chicken Shack & Roof Garden.
(b) Cafe in the next county.
(c) Sammy Ray's Country Cooking.
(d) Harris Pier.
5. With whom does Ramona live?
(a) No one.
(c) Husband and daughter.
(d) The Howlands.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Margaret give to Little Matthew?
2. Why is Abigail away from home for almost a year?
3. What is another name for Somerset County?
4. Who goes out on the nights of the new moon to look for a hoop snake?
5. What outlines the graves in New Church?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Margaret's first bedroom at the Howland home look like?
2. What are Abigail's days like after she and John marry but before he finishes his last year of law school?
3. What's the story of Cousin Francine's marriages?
4. Describe Somerset County.
5. Describe the house that Margaret grows up in.
6. What does Abigail remember about Robert as a child?
7. How long does the great-grandmother's funeral last?
8. Describe the Howland kitchen.
9. Explain why the townspeople are angry at the grandfather for not bringing his daughter's body home for burial from Santa Fe?
10. What are Margaret's earliest memories?
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