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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What year did Laura take her trip to visit Rose?
(a) 1917.
(b) 1919.
(c) 1913.
(d) 1915.

2. Who wrote the first letter in the book?
(a) Lane.
(b) Laura.
(c) Almanzo.
(d) Rose.

3. Where did Rose and her husband take Laura to walk for a few miles?
(a) Sutro Estate.
(b) Central Park.
(c) The Golden Gate Bridge.
(d) Trafalgar Square.

4. What was the name of Laura's settlement in Minnesota?
(a) Peacan Square.
(b) Walnut Grove.
(c) Peanut Plant.
(d) Almond Place.

5. Which of these was not a sight to be seen from the top of Telegraph Hill?
(a) Oakland.
(b) Berkeley.
(c) The Bay.
(d) The state capital.

6. How much did Rose offer to pay for every week of Laura's visit?
(a) $7.
(b) $12.
(c) $5.
(d) $10.

7. What was Rose's first writing job?
(a) A biographer.
(b) A newspaper columnist.
(c) A newsletter poet.
(d) A telegraph writer.

8. What did Roger decide to do when he found Laura's letters?
(a) Read them to his daughter.
(b) Put them in a book.
(c) Publish them in a newspaper.
(d) Give them to Rose.

9. How did Roger Lee MacBride know Rose?
(a) He was a pupil of hers.
(b) He was her teacher.
(c) He was a cousin.
(d) He was her executor.

10. How old was Laura when she got married?
(a) 19.
(b) 17.
(c) 18.
(d) 20.

11. What did Laura and Rose watch down at the docks?
(a) The seals.
(b) The birds.
(c) The fisherman.
(d) The waves.

12. What was the occupation of most of the people in the Italian tenement?
(a) Coal miners.
(b) Railroad workers.
(c) Chefs.
(d) Fisherman.

13. How did Rose describe the moments she spent at home with her parents?
(a) They were tiring and frustrating.
(b) They were the best of her life.
(c) They showed her what she did not want.
(d) They taught her everything.

14. What did Niles take Laura to see?
(a) The Alcatraz Prison.
(b) The Golden Gate Bridge.
(c) The Pacific Ocean.
(d) The Tower of Jewels.

15. What street did Rose live on in San Francisco?
(a) Vera Cruz Street.
(b) Varsity Street.
(c) Vallejo Street.
(d) Valiant Street.

Short Answer Questions

1. What could be seen from Rose's house?

2. How did Rose educate herself?

3. Where did Rose take Laura when she first got to San Francisco?

4. What job was Rose one of the first women to hold?

5. What did Rose say she and Laura would do when she was not working?

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