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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. When Fulghum tells of dancing after the goat roping rodeo, he talks of dancing and hoping to God that you don't do what?
(a) Dance too awkwardly.
(b) Throw up.
(c) Fall over.
(d) Kiss the wrong girl.
2. When Fulghum sees his neighbor lady coming out her front door, what kind of mode does she say she is in?
(a) A "ready to face the world" mode.
(b) A "looking good" mode.
(c) A "take it on" mode.
(d) A "running late" mode.
3. In Chapter 9, what does Fulghum claim he thinks about every morning as he dresses?
(a) The kind of lunch he will have in the afternoon.
(b) The gummy lump box.
(c) His wife and how hard she works.
(d) His kids.
4. What especially does Fulghum say we yell at besides bills and banks and traffic and umpires?
(b) Professional sports.
5. Charles' wife discovers she has cancer where?
(a) Her liver.
(b) Her stomach.
(c) Her lungs.
(d) Her brain.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Fulghum is at the laundromat he sees an old woman folding what type of clothing?
2. After Charles Boyer's wife died in his arms, Charles died two days later. How did Charles die?
3. When Fulghum is finished eating his chicken-friend steak in San Saba, what flavor of toothpick does he use?
4. In Chapter 13, Fulghum talks about his godchild having a crayon in one hand and what in the other?
5. Fulghum says that the neighbor lady thinks the spider is as big as what?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Fulghum decide to tell the reader about his favorite place for chicken fried steak?
2. What are some of the things that Fulghum learned in kindergarten that can be applied to everyone at any age?
3. What does Fulghum think we learn from the song "The Eensy-Weensy Spider"?
4. How does Fulghum's lawyer friend whom he mentions in Chapter 12 travel?
5. In Chapter 14, what is Fulghum's personal need that he discusses, and how is it made?
6. What does Fulghum claim a detergent for people would clean?
7. In Chapter 13, Fulghum talks about introducing his godchild to the good things in life. What are some of those things that Fulghum says he'll introduce to his godchild?
8. When Fulghum was younger what was his list or credo like?
9. What was the name of Charles Boyer's wife? What happened to her?
10. Who is Charles Boyer? Why does Fulghum mention his story?
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