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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chance, A Short List of Things My Father Lost Gambling, The World of Ideas.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When Daniel saw Melinda sitting on the edge of the tub fully dressed after he'd been waiting to get into the bathroom, what did he do to Melinda?
(a) He yelled at her.
(b) He stood silent in disbelief.
(c) He threw water on her.
(d) He slapped her face.
2. What was Zippy's father's reaction to her chicken being killed?
(a) He played a card game with Zippy to cheer her up.
(b) He left the house with a .357 Magnum.
(c) He sat down and ate dinner without a word.
(d) He chuckled.
3. Why, according to Zippy's mom, did she and Zippy's father go to visit the gypsies one night?
(a) They were drawn by the preaching wolves.
(b) They wanted to see the gypsy fortune teller.
(c) They knew there would be circus act.
(d) They wanted to see the live animals.
4. What was Zippy's mother really good at?
(a) Cleaning house.
(b) Reading books.
5. Who was chosen Fair Queen during the ceremony when Melinda ran?
Short Answer Questions
1. What stalling games did Zippy play to keep from leaving for church on time?
2. What astrological sign was Zippy?
3. What did Zippy's mom get in trouble for in Catholic School?
4. What did Mildred dust that surprised Zippy?
5. How much did Zippy have in her bank when she opened it to get money to vote for her sister as Fair Queen?
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