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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. A TV crew wants to film a company donating _____________ to local schoolchildren.
2. Where do Rachel and Tommie work as army nurses?
(a) Washington D.C.
(c) The Phillippines.
3. What part of her body is broken when Rachel falls into the river?
(a) Her leg.
(b) Her finger.
(c) Her ankle.
(d) Her arm.
4. Why does Jackie swear she will hate Tony forever?
(a) He won't buy her the doll she wants.
(b) He kills her pet spiders.
(c) He hits her mother.
(d) He shot her dog.
5. What is the river that runs through the region where the story takes place?
(a) Ohio River.
(b) Kentucky River.
(c) Mississippi River.
(d) Blackberry River.
6. Why does Rachel scream at Tony when he comes home with Jackie?
(a) She has been trying to call him all night.
(b) She can tell Jackie has had some beer.
(c) He had left all the windows open and it rained in the house.
(d) He spent all his paycheck before he got home.
7. Why does Tony not come to help Rachel when her transportation breaks down in the mountains?
(a) He is not feeling well.
(b) His car has also broken down.
(c) He is going out to the Moose Club.
(d) He has to work late.
8. How does Tommie die?
(a) In battle.
(b) In a car accident.
(d) In a plane crash.
9. Who leads a strike of hundreds of miners in a labor dispute?
10. What does Dillon want Rachel to do after they have declared their love for each other?
(a) Leave her husband and get an apartment.
(b) Leave her husband and move in with him.
(c) Go away for awhile to clear her head.
(d) Divorce her husband immediately.
11. What is Tony's job?
(d) Store manager.
12. In what town is Dillon's house located?
13. Why is Rachel's father going to Norfolk?
(a) To go back to school.
(b) To attend a funeral.
(c) To visit relatives.
(d) To work in a shipyard.
14. In what year does Dillon get out of jail?
15. On which young man does Jackie have a crush?
(a) Tom Kolwiecki.
(b) Tom Kavanaugh.
(c) Tom Kerrigan.
(d) Tom Kolson.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is shot in the head and will live brain damaged for the rest of her/his life?
2. What is the name of the coal camp where Carrie stays with Flora?
3. Who is Rachel's roommate at nursing school?
4. Who is Dillon's mother?
5. What is Dillon's last name?
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