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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. Which of the following is NOT a reason why Alice sleeps for days?
(a) She resents hard farm life.
(b) She is on morphine.
(c) She is unable to cope with her house and children.
(d) She feels alone in her disgrace.
2. Alice is in jail in which town?
3. Nellie will be leaving soon to work in what country?
4. One of the girls has told a story about Alice's inappropriate discussion about ____________________.
(a) Her husband.
(b) The principal.
(c) The captain of the football team.
(d) A tampon.
5. What does Howard think about the prayers at the hospital?
(a) They can't hurt.
(b) They are a waste of time.
(c) They are necessary for consolation.
(d) They are guiding Lizzy into the next world.
Short Answer Questions
1. To whom had Alice reported her slapping a student?
2. Who is one of Alice's most troubling patients?
3. What is Carol's last name?
4. What does Nellie advise Howard to do regarding Alice?
5. Where do Alice and Theresa meet unexpectedly?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Alice's only demand on Howard when she goes to jail?
2. What bizarre ideas does Alice have regarding sacrifice in Christian beliefs?
3. What is the nature of the impromptu meeting between Alice and Theresa in the apple orchard?
4. What is the nature of the relationship between Alice and Howard at this point?
5. Describe how Howard's life has changed due to harassing phone calls and reporters.
6. How does the author show that Alice's thoughts on religion are still very elementary?
7. What is the importance of Alice's mother recording Laura Ingalls Wilder's LITTLE HOUSE IN THE BIG WOODS?
8. What advice does Theresa get from her friend, Albert, regarding mourning for Lizzy?
9. On what does Howard base the entirety of his legal knowledge?
10. Who is Nellie and what is her relationship with the Goodwins?
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