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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 Rick write in the Jacksonville News?
(a) Entertainment news.
(b) Sports news.
(d) Local news.
2. What did Sam and Rick do to their father on the night he attempted to hit Rick?
(a) They beat him.
(b) They ran to the neighbors.
(c) They called their grandfather.
(d) They ran and hid.
3. Where did Margaret get her religion from?
(a) TV preachers.
(b) A pastor comes to visit her every Sunday.
(c) Reading The Bible.
4. What did Rick's mother do without so that her boys could have school clothes?
(a) New shoes.
(b) A nice house.
(c) A new dress.
5. What does Rick say about the book being called a memoir?
(a) He finds it appropriate.
(b) He thinks it is wrongly named.
(c) It is too fancy a name for him.
(d) It makes him proud.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did NOT change in Rick's parents' world as the times change?
2. What did Grandma Ab do the last time her grandchildren drove away with their father and mother?
3. What gift did Rick receive in 2nd grade that had such a large impact on him?
4. Where did Margaret take the children to find "treasure"?
5. What trait does Rick believe he inherited from his father?
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