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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How did Ruby meet John Woodrow?
(a) He was a local salesman that came to the door one day.
(b) He was a migrant worker on her family's farm.
(c) Jack Stokes introduced them.
(d) Her mother set her up on a blind date.
2. What did Ruby want to do to John Woodrow, but never got the chance?
(a) Tell him she loved him.
(b) Shoot him.
(c) Kick him.
(d) Divorce him.
3. How did meeting Ruby change Jack's life?
(a) It made him go crazy.
(b) It made him sad.
(c) It defined his life; he became a man.
(d) It made him angry.
4. What was Jack's father like?
5. Why did Frances want Ruby to serve at Tiny Fran's wedding?
(a) She liked the idea of having a white servant.
(b) Frances wanted Ruby and her daughter to be friends.
(c) No one else would do it.
(d) Ruby asked if she could help out.
6. Why did Lonnie ask Burr to marry Tiny Fran?
(a) No one else would ask her.
(b) Tiny Fran was pregnant.
(c) Tiny Fran had her eye on Burr.
(d) Burr loved Tiny Fran.
7. Did Jack think that Burr truly had a choice in marrying Tiny Fran?
(a) He wasn't sure.
8. Where did Jack first see Ruby?
(a) Under a pecan tree at the Hoover's.
(b) In the barn.
(c) At the movies.
(d) In her house.
9. What did Jack's mother never do?
(c) Bake pies.
10. After finally having enough of John, what did Ruby do?
(a) Bought a pistol.
(b) Beat up John.
(c) Ran away.
(d) Got a divorce.
11. Who gave Jack a gun?
(a) Tiny Fran.
12. How did Ruby and John get married?
(a) At Ruby's family farm.
(b) They eloped.
(c) In a church.
(d) In Las Vegas.
13. What did Jack think Lonnie might will to him someday?
(b) Tiny Fran.
(c) A tractor.
14. What did Burr truly think of Tiny Fran?
(a) She was beautiful.
(b) She was the love of his life.
(c) She was ugly.
(d) She was promiscuous.
15. Before John, what was the worst thing to happen to Ruby?
(a) Her grandmother died.
(b) Her father beat her up once.
(c) She was kidnapped.
(d) She was raped.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Jack think of Ruby's dying request?
2. On Ruby's first day of work, what did Tiny Fran do that Ruby found appalling?
3. What did Ruby think of when Jack shot his gun?
4. Who was Ruby's first husband?
5. Before they were married, what did Ruby tell Jack she wanted him to do?
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