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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 feels that she and Theresa are friends just like two characters in which classic television show?
(b) The Dick Van Dyke Show.
(c) Leave it to Beaver.
(d) All in the Family.
2. What instrument does Howard play after dinner?
3. What is annoying Howard about Alice lately?
(a) Her sleeping too much.
(b) Her overspending.
(c) Her constant apologies.
(d) Her laziness.
4. Alice is compared to which fictional character?
(a) Jane Eyre.
(b) Scarlett O'Hara.
(c) Becky Thatcher.
(d) Anna Karenina.
5. Where does Alice plan to take her and Theresa's daughters to escape the summer heat?
(a) The mall.
(b) The pond on their farm.
(c) The city pool.
(d) The amusement park.
Short Answer Questions
1. Theresa tells Alice that she saw _____________________________.
2. Howard's mother treats him like __________________.
3. Who is the principal of Blackwell Elementary?
4. Which of the following does Howard NOT tell Alice on the ride home from the funeral?
5. Alice could receive a penalty of a $100,000 fine and ____________ years in prison.
Short Essay Questions
1. What advice does Rafferty give Alice and what does Howard worry about, given Alice's history?
2. What bizarre ideas does Alice have regarding sacrifice in Christian beliefs?
3. What is revealed about Alice and Howard's religious beliefs?
4. What is the nature of the relationship between Alice and Howard at this point?
5. How does the author use foreshadowing by introducing Robbie Mackessy's mother in the hospital lounge scene?
6. What is the significance of the maps of the world that Alice had drawn as a child?
7. How does Howard react to Alice's arrest, especially noting Alice's behavior?
8. Why does Alice compare herself to Mr. Rochester's mad wife in JANE EYRE?
9. Why do the police officers wait outside the restroom and why do they want to question Alice?
10. What stresses wear on Howard both at home and with Alice's incarceration?
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