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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who leads a strike of hundreds of miners in a labor dispute?
2. On which young man does Jackie have a crush?
(a) Tom Kolwiecki.
(b) Tom Kerrigan.
(c) Tom Kavanaugh.
(d) Tom Kolson.
3. Which U.S. President does Rachel see on TV talking about poverty?
(a) President Kennedy.
(b) President Carter.
(c) President Roosevelt.
(d) President Johnson.
4. Why are Rachel and Tommie teased in their jobs?
(a) Because of their accents.
(b) Because of their personalities.
(c) Because of their height.
(d) Because of their hairstyles.
5. Why does everyone in her seventh grade class hate Jackie?
(a) She gets good grades.
(b) Her father is in prison.
(c) She acts stuck up.
(d) She lives in a nice house.
6. What does Rachel name her baby?
7. To what church do Rachel and Jackie belong?
8. Rachel's boyfriend's family is from which Southern city?
(a) New Orleans.
9. Whose house is blown up during the strike?
10. A TV crew wants to film a company donating _____________ to local schoolchildren.
11. What is VISTA?
(a) A dance club.
(b) A software program.
(c) A travel agency.
(d) A federal agency to fight poverty.
12. What is Jackie's favorite book?
(a) Harry Potter.
(b) Charlotte's Web.
(c) Little Women.
(d) Lord of the Rings.
13. What is the vocation of the young man in #77?
14. What does Dillon beg Rachel not to do?
(a) Go to the dance with someone else.
(b) Go away to school.
(c) Drive too fast.
(d) Break up with him.
15. Rachel tells Dillon that they can't become romantically involved because _____________________.
(a) they come from different classes.
(b) her parents forbid it.
(c) she is not interested in him.
(d) they are first cousins.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Dillon make for Jackie for supper?
2. Why does Rachel scream at Tony when he comes home with Jackie?
3. In what state does the story take place?
4. What is the name of Rachel's mule?
5. Who had lived in Rachel and Jackie's house before them?
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