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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did Dana's parents do after work?
(a) They gambled at the riverboats.
(b) They went to bars to drink.
(c) They went home to get ready for the next day.
(d) The went bowling.
2. How old was Dan when Melinda was born?
3. How did Shorty Gard decorate their house at Christmas?
(a) With a life-sized Santa and Mrs. Clause.
(b) With lighted deer.
(c) With a string of white lights along the fence.
(d) With colored bulbs.
4. What did Zippy's mom make for Jenny in ceramics class?
(a) A rooster.
(b) A cookie jar.
(c) A bowl with a rabbit on top filled with chocolates.
(d) A ceramic box.
5. What had Melinda done to her house after she got married?
(a) She set fire to it twice.
(b) She planted a garden.
(c) She painted it blue.
(d) She kept chickens inside.
6. Where did the gambling group meet where the owner was found shot dead?
(a) The drugstore.
(b) The Diner.
(c) The gas station.
(d) The Holiday Cleaners.
7. When Zippy was "stalking good works" whom did she try to help first, describing her as "164 years old"?
(a) Agnes Johnson.
8. Who was Julie's favorite horse?
9. What did Zippy's mother ask her to take to her married brother's house for her brother's wife?
(a) Mixing bowls.
(b) Two cookie sheets.
(c) The roasting pan.
(d) A cheese board.
10. What happened when David Lee was wrestling and threw Zippy?
(a) Zippy fell on her head and had a concussion.
(b) He broke her knee.
(c) He dislocated her arm.
(d) He twisted her back.
11. What did Zippy also get the year she got the piano for Christmas?
(a) A bike.
(b) Four pair of socks in different colors.
(c) A letter.
(d) A cookbook.
12. What was Zippy and Rose's favorite game to play?
(c) The Evil Queen.
13. What did Zippy's mom put in the cardboard box next to her couch?
(d) T.V. guides.
14. Who was Sissy Bellings' half-brother?
(a) Sammy Bellings.
(c) Zippy's father.
15. How did Zippy's parents listen to Christmas carols?
(a) On T.V.
(b) On the record player.
(c) On her dad's little brown radio.
(d) On the tape recorder.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happened to Dana in the end?
2. After the fall on the way to her brother's house, what did Zippy have embedded in the heel of her foot?
3. Why did Dan start playing basketball?
4. What did Mildred dust that surprised Zippy?
5. When Rose got a piano, what did Zippy play on it?
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