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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Dillon beg Rachel not to do?
(a) Drive too fast.
(b) Go away to school.
(c) Break up with him.
(d) Go to the dance with someone else.
2. Why does everyone in her seventh grade class hate Jackie?
(a) She lives in a nice house.
(b) She gets good grades.
(c) She acts stuck up.
(d) Her father is in prison.
3. Why is Rachel's father going to Norfolk?
(a) To visit relatives.
(b) To go back to school.
(c) To attend a funeral.
(d) To work in a shipyard.
4. What is the name of the coal camp where Carrie stays with Flora?
5. Who does Rachel marry?
6. What is the name of Rachel's mule?
7. What is the river that runs through the region where the story takes place?
(a) Ohio River.
(b) Mississippi River.
(c) Blackberry River.
(d) Kentucky River.
8. Who is Dillon's mother?
9. What does Rachel name her baby?
10. One day Tony tells Jackie that _______________ is sick and in the hospital.
(b) Mamaw Hudson.
(c) Mamaw Honaker.
11. Why would Rachel's mother approve of Fred?
(a) He is rich.
(b) He is ambitious.
(c) He is Catholic.
(d) He is handsome.
12. What does Rachel's boyfriend give her as a souvenir of the war?
(a) A hand grenade prototype.
(b) His medals.
(c) The skull of a Japanese soldier.
(d) His helmet.
13. Who is the first boy who Rachel kisses?
(a) Dillon Freeman.
(b) Tony Angelelli.
(c) Jimmy Morton.
(d) Sean Patterson.
14. Where do Dillon and Rachel make love for the first time?
(a) The back of a truck.
(b) An abandoned cabin.
(c) Her home.
(d) A motel.
15. Which U.S. President is killed while Dillon is in prison?
(a) President Garfield.
(b) President Roosevelt.
(c) President Kennedy.
(d) President Johnson.
Short Answer Questions
1. About what topic does Dillon obsess?
2. Who leads a strike of hundreds of miners in a labor dispute?
3. What does Dillon take Jackie up to Trace Mountain to see?
4. What is VISTA?
5. What does Dillon do with the skull given to her by Fred?
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