A Year Down Yonder Test | Final Test - Easy

Richard Peck
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. To everyone's surprise, Mary Alice is chosen to play what part?
(a) The Virgin Mary.
(b) An angel.
(c) The main speaker.
(d) The lead dancer.

2. Christmas time has arrived, and Miss Butler is having the kids make hot pads from what?
(a) Old clothes.
(b) Shoe strings.
(c) Bottle caps.
(d) Nylon pantyhose.

3. Mary Alice has managed to shed the "____________" reputation.
(a) Rich girl.
(b) Dumb girl.
(c) Mean girl.
(d) Poor girl.

4. Mrs. Weidenbach is ready to__________ at these horrible new revelations.
(a) Faint.
(b) Vomit.
(c) Laugh.
(d) Cry.

5. By this time, Mary Alice has made a friend, _______________, and is on better terms with several girls.
(a) Mildred Burdick.
(b) Carleen Lovejoy.
(c) Ina-Rae Gage.
(d) Jamie Dowdel.

6. How is the crowd shocked?
(a) Mildred is standing there with her baby.
(b) Mary Alice is in one of her new dresses.
(c) Carleen is not wearing anything.
(d) An actual baby is in the manger.

7. ________________ remains Mary Alice's biggest nemesis.
(a) Mildred Burdick.
(b) Jamie Dowdel.
(c) Ina-Rae Gage.
(d) Carleen Lovejoy.

8. A terrified Arnold Green pads down the stairs. How does he explain this surprising event?
(a) He was tutor Maxine.
(b) He was asking Maxine to marry him.
(c) He was painting a nude portrait of Maxine when the snake fell from the rafters onto Maxine.
(d) He was having tea with Maxine.

9. It turns out Grandma had been setting _______ traps earlier that day.
(a) Fox.
(b) Bear.
(c) Muskrat.
(d) Beaver.

10. Grandma had planned the whole gathering for what reason?
(a) To put Mrs. Weidenbach in her place.
(b) To show her friends how popular she is.
(c) To relax and enjoy good food.
(d) To bring the women of the town together.

11. At ________ o' clock, a reluctant Mary Alice follows Grandma out into the cold.
(a) Ten.
(b) Eight.
(c) Two.
(d) Four.

12. Mrs. Weidenbach and the DAR ladies arrive and are ____________ the women's presence.
(a) Surprised by.
(b) Happy with.
(c) Humored by.
(d) Horrified by.

13. What does Bootsie bring that he will not allow Mary Alice to keep?
(a) A ball of yarn.
(b) A kitten.
(c) A twig.
(d) A mouse.

14. In response, Grandma plays matchmaker and hosts a dinner with Arnold Green and who?
(a) The English teacher Miss Butler.
(b) Mary Alice.
(c) Maxine.
(d) Herself.

15. Mrs. Weidenbach has come to Grandma because of what?
(a) Mrs. Vottsmeier will not bake any cherry tarts.
(b) Mrs. Weidenbach wants to be popular.
(c) Mary Alice has gotten herself into trouble at school.
(d) She needs a place to host the party.

Short Answer Questions

1. Mary Alice works up her nerve and writes an invitation to Royce. How does Royce respond?

2. In a final Christmas surprise, Grandma did what?

3. What does Bootsie do for Mary Alice?

4. Arriving home, Mary Alice is surprised to see Grandma tramping around in the snow in rubber waders, hauling a basket full of what?

5. Mrs. Weidenbach is the wife of the ___________, and is the leader of the local chapter of the DAR.

(see the answer keys)

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