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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. While Bone is working for her aunt, where does Reese spend her afternoons?
(a) Bible classes as Jesus Love Academy.
(b) Playing with her cousins.
(c) Running around on her own.
(d) At home with Glen.
2. After Mama gets Bone to the car, what does she do?
(a) Slaps Glen.
(b) Tries to run Glen over with the car.
(c) Holds Glen's head to her belly.
(d) Drives to the hospital.
3. According to her mother, who loves babies and is a friend to the less fortunate?
(d) Shannon Pearl.
4. Who did Bone want to see at the hospital that doesn't come?
(c) Uncle Earle.
5. Where does Bone and Reese sleep the night that her uncles beat Glen?
(a) In their house while Glen was at the hospital.
(b) In the car.
(c) In a motel.
(d) With an aunt.
6. Why does Bone apologize to Mama at the end of Chapter 17?
(a) For yelling at Glen.
(b) For breaking into the Woolworth's.
(c) The family discovers that Glen beats her.
(d) Mama discovers Bone has been sexually abused.
7. Who drives around at night, looking for Glen in order to kill him?
(a) Uncle Nevil.
(c) Uncle Beau.
(d) Uncle Earle.
8. Who is pregnant in Chapter 16?
(c) Aunt Raylene.
(d) Aunt Alma.
9. When does Shannon Pearl reach Bone on the telephone?
(a) On the hottest day of summer.
(b) Just before Thanksgiving.
(c) The day before school started.
(d) Near Easter.
10. Where is Uncle Earle in Chapter 13?
(a) Stays with Aunt Raylene.
(b) Lives with his ex-wife briefly.
(c) County farm.
(d) Travels as a trucker.
11. At the end of the book, where does Bone think Mama will move to?
(a) Alabama or Georgia.
(b) California or Florida.
(c) Maryland or Pennsylvania.
(d) Virginia or Kentucky.
12. What is Granny busy with when Mama was growing up?
(a) Chasing after the boys or Alma.
(b) Having affairs.
(c) Cleaning house.
(d) Working at a farm.
13. Mama is silent and Reese is angry in Chapter 18. Who does Bone blame for this?
(a) Aunt Raylene.
(c) Uncle Earle.
14. Who does Deedee say she's seen three times?
(a) The Silhouettes.
(b) Conway Twitty.
(c) Johnny Cash.
15. What is Shannon Pearl wearing at the barbecue?
(a) Orange-and-white organdy dress.
(b) White lace dress with pink flowers.
(c) Red satin dress.
(d) Pink dress with white ruffles.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who manages the Woolworth's store?
2. After Mama and Bone put Aunt Alma to bed, Mama asks Bone what she thinks about all the time. How does Bone answer?
3. Who runs off and worked for the carnival when they are young?
4. Who tells Reese that she can't "scare a chicken off a nest of water moccasins"?
5. Aunt Alma's feet are "resting on a little pile of chopped black slats." What are the black slats?
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