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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 kind of cows did Laura like seeing at the fair?
(a) Black Angus cows.
(b) Jersey cows.
(c) Steinmen Cheese cows.
(d) Carnation milk cows.
2. What did Gillette focus on while there were no newspaper jobs?
(a) Horse tracks.
(b) Real estate.
(c) The Exposition.
(d) His novel.
3. Why did people think Pelkie disappeared?
(a) He was kidnapped.
(b) He was evicted.
(c) He was deported.
(d) He was a spy.
4. Where was the Keen Kutter exhibit placed?
(a) Close to the food stands.
(b) Under a bridge.
(c) By the entrance.
(d) Near a waterfall.
5. What was stolen from Laura's farm while she was gone?
Short Answer Questions
1. How many children had the musician Rose wrote about adopted?
2. What was in the footnote of the letter about Pelkie?
3. What did Laura write about Manly purchasing?
4. Where did Rose hope her parents would like living?
5. Which of the following was not a place where Gillette was considering taking a job?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did the editor say about Rolf Pelkie in a footnote?
2. What was a big threat to the vineyard owners in the Santa Clara Valley?
3. What did Laura say about her life after seeing how hard Rose worked at her own job?
4. What about Goat Island was so intriguing to Laura?
5. What did Laura write about Rolf Pelkie?
6. What is the only negative comment Laura made about Gillette?
7. What was the private letter about?
8. What did Laura assure Almanzo of at the end of her letter about finances?
9. Why did Laura mark one of her letters as private?
10. What was so interesting about the watch seen on a sight seeing trip?
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