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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 does Captain Ivers say he needs Dan to do?
(a) Help him take some cows to sell to the Americans.
(b) Help him take some horses to sell to the British.
(c) Deliver a message to a man near the beach.
(d) Help him take some horses to sell to the Americans.
2. Who gives Willy a ride at one point on her travel?
(a) An old black man hauling potatoes.
(b) No one.
(c) A black family headed for New York in a wagon.
(d) A wounded black man in a wagon.
3. What does Willy say she wants to do when questioned by Betsy?
(a) Stay with Betsy.
(b) Go back home.
(c) Travel to New York.
(d) Move to Canada.
4. Why does Willy build a fire?
(a) To roast a rabbit she caught.
(b) To roast some potatoes.
(c) To roast some deer meat the old black man gave her.
(d) To get warm.
5. Why does Betsy cry when Willy is talking with her?
(a) She does not cry.
(b) Because Willy is so sad.
(c) Over what has happened to Lucy.
(d) Because they will probably have to leave their home.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Willy think about instead of her father?
2. What does Willy learn that the neighbors thought about Willy?
3. Why are Willy's parents free?
4. Where is Freeman the cow kept?
5. Why do Willy and her mother run toward the cow?
Short Essay Questions
1. What noise do Willy and Lucy hear, and what is the cause of the noise?
2. How does the Freeman family obtain a cow, and what does it symbolize to Lucy?
3. What does Lucy ask of her husband? How does he respond?
4. How does Willy travel to her aunt and uncle's home?
5. What do Willy and her aunt Betsy discuss concerning New York?
6. Describe Willy's entry into the fort.
7. What angers Willy the following day?
8. How does Granny Hyde offer to help Willy?
9. What does Willy tell her aunt she wants to do, and how does the aunt respond?
10. Who is the boy whom Willy helps? What do they do?
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