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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What started Rosie's talent that Herriot loved so much?
2. What was the name of the ship Herriot took to Russia?
3. What talent did Rosie have that Herriot loved?
4. What kind of animal did the Derrick's own?
5. What did Herriot enjoy about his trip back from Istanbul?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happened the first time Mr. Biggins called on Herriot for help?
2. What rumor did Herriot hear about the plane he tried to buy tickets to fly home from Istanbul on?
3. What caused Brandy to lose his vivacious nature?
4. Why was Herriot so relieved to land in Istanbul?
5. Why did the ship stop in Poland?
6. How did Jimmy perform at the piano recital described in the book?
7. How did Herriot feel about the trend of removing bull horns?
8. What happened when the White puppies bit their owners?
9. Why was Herriot not able to make a good phone call while in Istanbul?
10. How did Bramble win first place in a cow show?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What made Herriot's trip to Istanbul so stressful, and how did he deal with each of those stressful elements?
Essay Topic 2
How did Walt change Herriot's opinion of him, and what did this say about his feelings towards his animal?
Essay Topic 3
How did Herriot react to his wife going into labor, and why was this such an ironic situation?
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