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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. Alice meets a young __________________ minister whom she considers a phony.
2. Who is the Collins' remaining daughter?
3. What is annoying Howard about Alice lately?
(a) Her sleeping too much.
(b) Her constant apologies.
(c) Her overspending.
(d) Her laziness.
4. How many felony counts does Alice face?
5. Howard wants Alice to get ______________________.
(a) Some new clothes.
(b) A pilot's license.
(c) A used car.
(d) Professional help.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Howard warn Alice not to do in church?
2. Where does Alice go to avoid a talk with Nellie?
3. Who is the former parish priest whom Theresa visits?
4. Alice has to attend a school board meeting to discuss ______________________.
5. Alice could receive a penalty of a $100,000 fine and ____________ years in prison.
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the relationship between Alice and her mother-in-law, Nellie, after Lizzy's funeral?
2. Why do the police officers wait outside the restroom and why do they want to question Alice?
3. What is the purpose of the shopping trip to get Howard a new suit?
4. What is the tragedy that occurs early in the story?
5. How does the author show that Alice's thoughts on religion are still very elementary?
6. How does the topic of reincarnation figure into Alice's thoughts now?
7. How does the author use foreshadowing by introducing Robbie Mackessy's mother in the hospital lounge scene?
8. How does Howard react to Alice's arrest, especially noting Alice's behavior?
9. What bizarre ideas does Alice have regarding sacrifice in Christian beliefs?
10. What is Alice's only demand on Howard when she goes to jail?
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