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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 is Cookie's real name?
(a) Regina Bowers.
(b) Rae Bowman.
(c) Reagan Bilson.
(d) Raye Bennett.
2. New boarders in the boardinghouse are Barbara _____________ and her two children.
3. Why do Hattie and Mom go to Nana's house in Chapter 14?
(a) For a Garden Club meeting.
(b) For a formal tea.
(c) For a girl's lunch.
(d) For a book club meeting.
4. Why does Hattie not go into the sideshow when she goes to the carnival another day?
(a) Because she is afraid to go in alone.
(b) Because she remembers Nancy calling Adam a freak.
(c) Because she does not have the money.
(d) Because she has to get home in time for dinner.
5. What does Adam yell when he is dancing near the bandstand?
(c) Uh-huh, uh-huh.
(d) Shake it baby.
Short Answer Questions
1. What worries does Hattie have about Adam's illness?
2. What is Hattie afraid to ask her mother?
3. How is Hattie's family different from other families attending the festival?
4. What house rule did Angel violate?
5. Where does Hattie say she is going as she leaves Nana's house?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Hattie explain about the ways friends can come into your life?
2. How does Adam react on the Ferris Wheel ride?
3. Why did Hattie have good intentions in wanting to take Adam to the carnival and what does she come to realize about her methods?
4. How does Hattie feel about Cookie and in what way does Cookie not understand Hattie?
5. What perspective does Leila give Hattie about sideshow performers?
6. What conflict does Hattie have with Adam and Leila's birthday party plans for her and why does Nana eventually agree to let the party proceed?
7. What is Mom's explanation when Hattie asks why she never had any other children?
8. Who is Leila and how does Hattie meet her?
9. What is Hattie's reaction when she learns that Adam committed suicide?
10. What does Hattie think about Adam's thoughts on her "corner of the universe"?
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