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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Danjel's religion?
2. One of the first men to welcome the new settlers is Samuel ______________.
3. Danjel notes that he fully expected God to destroy __________________.
(d) the king.
4. Karl is impressed that Anders has _________________.
(a) a pair of horses.
(b) a team of oxen.
(c) a flock of geese.
(d) a mule.
5. Why is Ulrika angry with Karl?
(a) She accuses him of stealing her food.
(b) She thinks he misled the group on how long the trip would be.
(c) He has assigned himself as the leader of the group.
(d) He is disrespectful toward women.
Short Answer Questions
1. The passengers learn that there is an epidemic of __________________ on board the ship.
2. The members of the group think that the woman in the flowing robe on a coin must be _____________________.
3. What disease do the authorities check for before allowing the passengers to disembark?
4. Who is the guide the ship's captain locates to help Karl and the others get to their destination?
5. What is the name of the park where the new emigrants gather?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the nature of Karl's personality and what examples does the author give?
2. Who was Anna and why does Kristine bring up her name as they search for Lill-Marta?
3. What suffers in Karl and Kristina's marriage due to Karl's ambition?
4. Who is Henry O. Jackson and how does he help the group?
5. Why does the group feel compelled to take Fina-Kajsa with them on the rest of the journey?
6. What does Sigurd Thomasson warn the group about as they continue their journey?
7. What are Kristina's feelings about her new house in America and what is the only positive thing she can say to Karl?
8. Who are some of the other important characters in the book?
9. What is the ship that arrives in Chapter 1 and why are the passengers detained from disembarking?
10. Why do a few men leave the ship with a bundle and shovels when it stops?
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