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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The passengers learn that there is an epidemic of __________________ on board the ship.
(c) Rheumatic fever.
2. What does Robert plan to not buy?
(a) Too many possessions.
(b) A tractor.
(c) Seed corn.
(d) A house.
3. Kristina is pregnant with a child who will be born before __________________.
(a) the end of Spring.
(b) the house is built.
4. What does Robert request of a woman at a house along the way?
(c) Fresh water.
(d) A place to rest.
5. Who is Ulrika's daughter?
6. The people who Ulrika meets on the trip think she is a _________________.
7. What city does the group arrive at in Chapter 7?
8. Why does Danjel think his child died?
(a) So she could be with her dead mother.
(b) So Danjel would move his devotion back to God.
(c) Because he was angry with God.
(d) To give him one less mouth to feed.
9. What do the travelers call the prairie?
(a) A wasteland.
(b) A sea of grass.
(c) A mirage.
(d) A blessing.
10. Where do many of the passengers go ashore when the ship makes a stop?
11. Which one of Fina-Kajas' sons does the group encounter on their trip?
12. Where does the ship dock in America?
(b) New York.
(c) San Francisco.
(d) Los Angeles.
13. What is Anna Johansdotter's nickname?
(a) Anna Sweden.
(b) Swedish Anna.
(c) Anna Banana.
14. Where does Anders take the men?
(a) To church.
(b) To the doctor's office.
(c) To the courthouse.
(d) To find the land they want to homestead.
15. What do the travelers realize as they pass over the prairie?
(a) They will need equipment to plow.
(b) They have made a mistake.
(c) They love this new land.
(d) They will never return to Sweden.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which one of the children is missing when it is time to re-board the ship?
2. Who cares for Danjel's children since Danjel's wife died?
3. What is the name of the steamboat which takes the group to Albany?
4. One of the first men to welcome the new settlers is Samuel ______________.
5. What does Karl think about Anders after spending some time with him?
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