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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part I, The Widow's Mite, Chapters 8-15.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did Margaret expect Rick's father to do after she poured his whiskey down the drain?
(a) Stop drinking.
(c) Hit her.
(d) Find more likker.
2. What gift did Rick receive in 2nd grade that had such a large impact on him?
(a) A red wagon.
(b) His own bed.
(c) Cowboy boots.
(d) A bicycle.
3. What happened in the country store when Rick went in to buy drinks while working one summer?
(a) The proprietor felt sorry for him and gives him a free soda.
(b) Rick was embarrassed because he does not have enough money.
(c) The proprietor accused him of stealing a soda.
(d) Rick dropped and broke a bottle which he cannot afford.
4. What was Rick's first course in college?
(c) Creative Writing.
5. What was the house like that Rick's father brought them to when Rick was six years old?
(a) Just big enough for all of them.
(b) Small, but in good shape.
(c) A mansion.
(d) Big but decrepit.
Short Answer Questions
1. In general, how did Rick Bragg feel about religion as he always had?
2. How would Bobby Bragg fix his hip when it went out on him?
3. What did Rick and Uncle Ed both acknowledge early on about Rick's future?
4. What was the reason that Charles whipped his daughter Margaret at the age of thirteen?
5. When did Rick first meet his father?
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