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STUDY QUESTIONS / QUIZ
1. Who is Shadrach?
A. Jethroís oldest brother
2. Who is Eb Carron?
A. Jethroís cousin
3. To which brother is Jethro the closest?
4. Why isnít Jenny allowed to marry Shadrach?
A. Matt disapproves of him
5. Which member of Jethroís family is killed in the war?
6. What does Dave Burdow do to Jethro?
A. ridicules him about Bill
7. What event makes Jethro have to take full responsibility for the farm?
8. With whom does Jethro work the fields?
A. Jenny B. Eb C. Ross Milton
9. Which of the following is a Confederate general?
10. What battles turned the war toward victory for the North?
A. Pea Ridge/Fredericksburg
11. Whose army took Savannah and Atlanta?
12. Why does Jethro try to keep Ebís desertion a secret?
A. Matt would be angry
13. In whom do Ross Milton and Jethro place their faith after the war?
14. How does Lincolnís assassination affect Jethro?
A. He accepts it as fate.
15. What does Shad want Jethro to do now that the war is over?
A. work the farm
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