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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. One day when Robert is out hunting, he sees the tracks of which kind of animal?
2. Which of the following is NOT a piece of furniture that Karl makes during the first winter?
3. How much does Kristina's new baby weigh?
(a) 8.5 pounds.
(b) 12 pounds.
(c) 10.5 pounds.
(d) 7 pounds.
4. Karl had only enough money to build their house or buy _______________.
(b) a plow.
(c) a cow.
(d) new coats.
5. Who was Karl and Kristina's daughter who died when they were in Sweden?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Danjel tell Arvid when Arvid says he is leaving for California?
2. What do Karl and Kristina never discuss?
3. What job does Elin get in town?
4. Who has proposed to Ulrika?
5. Kristina uses a concoction of rabbit fat and _____________ to wash the skunk smell out of Johan's clothes.
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Karl discover in the woods that makes him approach Robert about the veracity of his Indian attack story?
2. Why can't Karl pick up the letter that has arrived from Sweden?
3. What do Karl and Kristina do for Robert and his trip?
4. Why is the table that Karl builds such a significant element for the home?
5. When does Robert decide to leave Minnesota and what does he tell Karl about it?
6. Why does Kristina seem to have more tolerance for Ulrika than Karl does?
7. What are some of the signs in nature that signal the coming of Spring?
8. What differing opinions do Karl, Kristina and Robert each have about Indians?
9. Who loans Karl a cow for the winter, and why is the loan such a blessing to the family?
10. Why will Karl not allow Kristina borrow the money to pick up the letter from Sweden?
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