The Unquiet Earth: A Novel Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why is Rachel's father going to Norfolk?
(a) To visit relatives.
(b) To attend a funeral.
(c) To go back to school.
(d) To work in a shipyard.

2. What is the color of the coat that Rachel wears that bleeds out onto her white dress when it rained?
(a) Green.
(b) Black.
(c) Blue.
(d) Red.

3. What is Jackie's favorite book?
(a) Charlotte's Web.
(b) Little Women.
(c) Lord of the Rings.
(d) Harry Potter.

4. Who is Arthur Lee Sizemore?
(a) The manager of the local mines.
(b) The Baptist minister.
(c) The IGA manager.
(d) The local newspaper editor.

5. What animal does Dillon hit while driving home?
(a) A fox.
(b) A raccoon.
(c) A deer.
(d) A cat.

6. Which U.S. President is killed while Dillon is in prison?
(a) President Roosevelt.
(b) President Kennedy.
(c) President Garfield.
(d) President Johnson.

7. Rachel tells Dillon that they can't become romantically involved because _____________________.
(a) her parents forbid it.
(b) she is not interested in him.
(c) they are first cousins.
(d) they come from different classes.

8. What is the name of Rachel's mule?
(a) Bessie.
(b) Mag.
(c) Bluebell.
(d) Sally.

9. Why does Tony not come to help Rachel when her transportation breaks down in the mountains?
(a) He is not feeling well.
(b) He has to work late.
(c) His car has also broken down.
(d) He is going out to the Moose Club.

10. When Rachel's marriage begins to fall apart, why does she not leave?
(a) She wants to give it more time.
(b) It is against her religion.
(c) She thinks he will change.
(d) She wants a child.

11. What does Rachel want to become?
(a) A singer.
(b) An actress.
(c) A nurse.
(d) A teacher.

12. What does Dillon take Jackie up to Trace Mountain to see?
(a) The spectacular view.
(b) A moonshine still.
(c) A cave.
(d) His uncle's cabin.

13. What is the river that runs through the region where the story takes place?
(a) Ohio River.
(b) Blackberry River.
(c) Kentucky River.
(d) Mississippi River.

14. Who is shot in the head and will live brain damaged for the rest of her/his life?
(a) Dillon.
(b) Arthur Lee.
(c) Brenda.
(d) Jackie.

15. To what church do Rachel and Jackie belong?
(a) Baptist.
(b) Episcopalian.
(c) Methodist.
(d) Catholic.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why does Rachel scream at Tony when he comes home with Jackie?

2. Why does everyone in her seventh grade class hate Jackie?

3. Who is Rachel's wealthy boyfriend in Manila?

4. What type of business does Dillon plan to open with Sim Gore?

5. Who had lived in Rachel and Jackie's house before them?

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