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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Alice asks Howard not to tell Nellie or ___________________.
(a) Move away.
(b) Divorce her.
(c) The girls.
(d) Sell their land.
2. Where does Alice live?
(b) Sioux Falls.
(d) Prairie Center.
3. Theresa tells Alice that she saw _____________________________.
(a) The lunar eclipse.
(b) The highway shining with the Holy Spirit.
(c) Snow in July.
(d) The launch of the Space Shuttle.
4. What does Howard warn Alice not to do in church?
5. What did Theresa once do for the man in #47?
(a) Wrote sermons.
(b) Organized fundraisers.
(c) Cleaned house.
(d) Helped him avoid a nervous breakdown.
6. Who pays for Alice's college degree?
7. Which attorney does Alice want Howard to call?
(a) James Hall.
(b) Edward Pearson.
(c) Donald Mulligan.
(d) Paul Rafferty.
8. What is Carol's last name?
9. Which of the following is NOT covered in a letter Alice sends to Howard and the girls?
10. When does the enormity of Lizzy's death hit Howard?
(a) While doing his farmwork.
(b) In front of her coffin.
(c) While tucking his daughters in at night.
(d) In the middle of the night.
11. What is Theresa's last name?
12. Who is Robbie Mackessy?
(a) An uncooperative student.
(b) The superintendent's son.
(c) A kindergarten teacher.
(d) A school bus driver.
13. Where does Lizzy die?
(a) At school.
(b) In her room
(c) In her father's arms.
(d) In the street.
14. About what does Howard try to assure Alice?
(a) That she is still beautiful.
(b) That she will get the new job.
(c) That she has the talent to play piano.
(d) That no one blames her for Lizzy's death.
15. One of the girls has told a story about Alice's inappropriate discussion about ____________________.
(a) The captain of the football team.
(b) A tampon.
(c) Her husband.
(d) The principal.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Alice's job?
2. Lizzy's family practices what religion?
3. At the school board meeting, Alice wants to _____________________.
4. Who is Theresa's husband?
5. What does Howard want to throw at Miss Bowman when he picks up the girls?
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