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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When they first met, how did Jack look at Ruby?
(b) Like she was something valuable.
2. Who killed the mule?
(b) Nobody knows.
3. In Chapter 16, how can June's age be classified?
(a) An old lady.
(b) A baby.
(c) A little kid.
(d) A young adult.
4. What did Ruby sew for June?
(a) Skirts for a cruise.
(c) A quilt.
5. Were Jack and Ruby religious?
(a) There is no way to tell.
(c) They weren't sure.
6. Who is the only person Tiny Fran ever "loved"?
7. What did Ruby lie to Jack about when they first met?
(a) That she was traveling with the migrants doing research.
(b) Her name.
(c) Her family history.
(d) The fact that she was married.
8. What did Tiny Fran fail to inform June about?
(b) How babies are made.
(c) Bra sizing.
(d) Acne treatments.
9. Why did Ruby think that she and Jack could not have children?
(a) Because of something John Woodrow gave her.
(b) God didn't want her to.
(c) She wasn't meant to be a mom.
(d) They never tried hard enough.
10. How did the mule die?
(a) Someone shot it.
(b) It was hung.
(c) It had a heart attack.
(d) Natural causes.
11. Who received Ruby's portion of her family inheritance?
(a) John Woodrow.
(b) Sudie Bee.
(c) Her brothers.
12. Who wasn't allowed to go to the hospital with everyone after the vacation injury?
13. At the end of the second day, what happens to the housekeeper?
(a) He quits.
(b) She gets fired.
(c) She quits.
(d) He gets fired.
14. After finding out that John Woodrow was in the hospital, what did Ruby decide to do about the predicament?
(b) Raise money to pay the doctors.
(c) Ignore it.
(d) Poison John so he wouldn't live.
15. What did Burr give Tiny Fran to leave?
(a) A kick in the pants.
(b) An apartment in town.
(c) Money to buy out her half of the farm.
(d) A car.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Ruby was a child, who really did all the work around the house?
2. Who narrates Chapter 16?
3. Who married Tiny Fran and Burr?
4. Who was supposed to watch the mule while Jack and Ruby were away?
5. What did Ruby say she would do to Jack if he ever stepped out of line?
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