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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who does Granny call an "ugly, ugly little thing"?
(b) Patsy Ruth.
(c) Little Earle.
2. What is one of the pretend meals that Bone and Reese make up?
(a) Sugar-glazed turtle meat with poson greens.
(b) Peanut butter and steamed daffodils.
(c) Fried rutabagas and jellos.
(d) Mashed bug meat with pickles.
3. Who is Bone's favorite uncle?
4. What do the Waddell's call Bone and Reese?
(a) Glen's girls.
(b) Anney's girls.
5. Who does Bone try to save from "heathen ways"?
(a) Her uncles.
(b) Her aunts.
6. What causes Glen to sob in Chapter 4?
(a) Mama lost the baby and can't have more.
(b) He loses his job.
(c) An argument with his father.
(d) He is sorry about molesting Bone.
7. What happens when Bone is hungry?
(a) She sings.
(b) She cries.
(c) She distracts herself with a book.
(d) Her hands won't stay still.
8. Where does the family move to after Bone turned ten years old?
(a) West Greenville.
(c) Out in the country.
(d) East Greenville.
9. In Chapter 3, what kind of car does Mama drive?
10. Bone worships her uncles. Who are they?
(a) Earle, Beau, and Nevil.
(b) Wade, Beau, and Travis.
(c) Beau, Wade, and Earle.
(d) Earle, Nevil, and Travis.
11. What does Bone feel when she passes the Woolworth's windows?
(d) Hunger and hatred.
12. What is Mama looking for in the box of Alma's chiffarobe?
(a) Mama's wedding ring.
(b) Mama's marriage license.
(c) Bone's birth certificates.
(d) Reese's birth certificate.
13. What is Glen grinning and boasting about in Chapter 4?
(a) His new job.
(b) His new house.
(c) Getting married.
(d) Mama is pregnant.
14. Bone and Reese make fun of what in Chapter 5?
(a) Butch's hair.
(b) Gray's voice.
(c) Little Earle's clothes.
(d) Glen's hands.
15. How do Bone and her sister get to Aunt Alma's in Chapter 6?
(b) Mama drops them off.
(d) Ride with Uncle Earle.
Short Answer Questions
1. After getting off work, what does Mama smell like in Chapter 3?
2. What is "the backbone of the Pearl family income"?
3. Who tells Bone that Glen is "pure crazy where your mama's concerned"?
4. Who knows the words to every song in the Baptist hymnal?
5. The instructions for the love knot say that Mama should keep it where?
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