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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. Where did Zippy's sister pinch her when she came in late to church?
(a) He cheeks.
(b) The side of her leg.
(c) Her behind just before she sat down.
(d) The tender skin inside the upper arm.
2. 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 slapped her face.
(b) He threw water on her.
(c) He yelled at her.
(d) He stood silent in disbelief.
3. What did Zippy's mom tell her she traded to get her from the gypsies?
(a) A bag of popcorn.
(b) Pearl earrings.
(c) A ruby necklace.
(d) A green velvet bag.
4. Who did Zippy's dad say was Melinda's real dad?
(a) Doc Holiday.
(b) Slim Jenkins.
(c) Timmy's dad.
(d) Dave Newman.
5. What was Rose's most important feature that would make her a good artist?
(a) She was left-handed.
(b) Her red hair.
(c) She owned a color wheel.
(d) She had a "good eye" for art.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Mildred dust that surprised Zippy?
2. What did Reed Ball threaten to do to Zippy's dogs if they didn't stop barking?
3. Where did Reed Ball, Zippy's neighbor, sit all the time and watch her house?
4. What was Zippy's favorite campground?
5. What was Daniel's punishment for what he did to Melinda when she locked him out of the bathroom?
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