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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. About what issue does Manda Svensson come to see Kristina?
2. What nationality is the family whose story is told in "The Last Letter Home"?
3. Karl has tilled the last of the _________________ on his claim.
4. Kristina maintains that ____________________ is wrong about her illness.
(d) the doctor.
5. Why does Kristina not want to go to the doctor?
(a) Because it is God's decision on how long she lives.
(b) Because the trip is too long.
(c) Because she is too embarrassed.
(d) Because there is no money to pay him.
6. Karl trusts only _______________ and does not pray.
7. How old is Manda's little son?
(a) Six months old.
(b) Four years old.
(c) Three years old.
(d) One year old.
8. Karl Oskar is the owner of the first settlement at _____________________.
(a) Chicago Lake.
(b) Chinook Lake.
(c) Chisago Lake.
(d) Charleston Lake.
9. 1861-1862 is the _______________ winter in America for the emigrants.
10. Which Indian tribe is rumored to be near the place where newlywed Sven has his claim?
11. In what month will the apples be ripe?
12. Why does Kristina decide to be intimate with Karl again?
(a) Because she thinks he will have an affair.
(b) Because he threatens to divorce her.
(c) Because she thinks she will die soon.
(d) Because only God rules her life.
13. Which war breaks out at the novel begins?
(a) The Civil War.
(b) World War II.
(c) World War I.
(d) The War of 1812.
14. Kristina prays to God so that ___________________.
(a) she may return to Sweden.
(b) there will be a good crop this year.
(c) her children won't be without a mother.
(d) Karl's leg will heal.
15. Kristina believes that ______________________ does not affect a connection with God.
(c) reading the Bible.
(d) the choice of religion.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Kristina doing when she experiences intense abdominal pain and bleeds heavily?
2. Where does Karl wait while Kristina is at her doctor's appointment?
3. What does Kristina sew for Karl on her new sewing machine?
4. What is the main reason Kristina doesn't want Karl to go to war?
5. Why is Manda upset with Pastor Stenius?
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