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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. How does Adam's death affect Papa?
(a) He cries at work.
(b) He walks the streets at night.
(c) He cannot go to work.
(d) He cannot sleep.
2. Which of the following is NOT one of the acts featured at the carnival?
(a) Ape Man.
(b) Man of a Thousand Tattoos.
(c) Bearded Lady.
(d) Pretzel Woman.
3. Hattie admits that she was so enamored with the carnival that ________________________.
(a) she didn't consider what Leila might have wanted to do.
(b) she spent way too much money there.
(c) she wanted Adam to like it too.
(d) she spent too much time there.
4. Why does Mom say that she did not visit Adam too much?
(a) Because she had a business to run.
(b) Because it would upset him.
(c) Because it was too far to travel.
(d) Because he never recognized her.
5. Who is the brother of the girl in #151?
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Cookie's real name?
2. What worries does Hattie have about Adam's illness?
3. Where does Hattie ask if she can take Adam when Adam realizes that Angel is not home one day?
4. What color dress does Hattie wear to Adam's funeral?
5. What do Hattie, Mom and Dad ride as their last ride of the night?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Hattie think that she was not a good friend to Leila?
2. How does Adam disrupt lunch by abusing the buzzer and creating a scene?
3. What is Hattie's reaction when she learns that Adam committed suicide?
4. What does Hattie think about Adam's thoughts on her "corner of the universe"?
5. What does Hattie explain about the ways friends can come into your life?
6. How does Hattie show empathy when she decides not to view the sideshows at the carnival again?
7. What does Hattie think about the sideshow acts when she learns that a carnival is coming to town?
8. Who is Leila and how does Hattie meet her?
9. Why are Hattie and Angel frightened by Adam's demeanor one day when he sees Angel getting out of her boyfriend's car?
10. What is Mom's explanation when Hattie asks why she never had any other children?
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