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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Crazy Alen.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Father say he doesn't shoot the pig?
(a) He can't waste another bullet.
(b) The pig is too little for a bullet.
(c) Stabbing a pig is more humane.
(d) It needs to bleed out better.
2. What does Uncle David sometimes do to earn extra money?
(a) Does laundry.
(b) Delivers packages.
(c) Sharpens tools.
(d) Carries dynamite.
3. What causes Wayne's injury?
(a) Father hit him to make them stop fighting.
(b) Eldon hit him with a board.
(c) Eldon shoved him into a wall.
(d) Eldon hit him with his fist.
4. How does Mother keep coffee hot when she takes it for Father's lunch?
(a) She wraps a jar in sacking.
(b) She puts it in a thermos.
(c) She builds a campfire near the field to warm it.
(d) She doesn't, he likes it cold.
5. Who built Alen's cabin?
(a) No one knows.
(c) The men from the camp.
(d) Some settlers from years earlier.
Short Answer Questions
1. What instrument does Harrin Olsen play at the beer hall?
2. Where does Eldon and his family live?
3. What do Eldon and Wayne do with the grain shovels the day after the first snowfall?
4. What does Eldon say he likes better than wax teeth?
5. What does Father usually eat before heading to the fields in the morning?
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