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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. Why is Abigail away from home for almost a year?
(a) Hiding her from her father.
(b) Margaret is mourning due to two miscarriages.
(c) Her grandfather and Margaret take Abigail's mother to a tuberculosis sanitarium.
(d) A flood takes away the home, which has to be rebuilt.
2. Who catches pneumonia after having the chicken pox and almost dies?
3. What do people clean muddy shoes on at the Howland home?
(a) Uses a stick to get the mud out.
(b) Boot scraper shaped like two rabbits.
(c) Cleans them in the river.
(d) Rinses off with well water.
4. Ramona hunts through an armoire until she finds _________ for Margaret.
(b) A bedsheet with a rip down the middle.
(c) The best of the bedsheets.
5. With whom does Abigail drive off after her near drowning?
(a) John Tolliver.
(b) She drives off alone.
(c) Her roommate.
(d) Tom Stanley.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who says, "It's hot and I'm miseried"?
2. Where is John stationed during the Korean war?
3. According to Margaret's mother, what is hippin?
4. Who tells Margaret about her father and how her parents met?
5. Who attends Carnegie Tech?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are Margaret's earliest memories?
2. What does Margaret find in the Howland woods that she brings back to the house?
3. How did Margaret's parents meet?
4. How long does the great-grandmother's funeral last?
5. What does Abigail remember about family vacations?
6. Describe how Margaret's family spend their time when the floods require that they move out of their home for three to four weeks.
7. Describe the house that Margaret grows up in.
8. What does Margaret's first bedroom at the Howland home look like?
9. Why does it take so long for John to contact Abigail and ask her out for a second date. Describe their dates.
10. What does Margaret take with her when she moves from New Church to the Howland estate?
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