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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. What does Ella work as?
(a) A gardener
(b) A nurse
(c) A cleaner
(d) A cook
2. Where does the piece of glass cut Richard?
(a) On the back of his knee
(b) On the neck
(c) Behind the ear
(d) On the nose
3. What does Richard do in the hotel?
(a) Empties bins
(b) Cleans rooms
(c) Works on reception
(d) Mops floors
4. Who is Granny renting a room to?
(a) A cook
(b) A communist
(c) A school teacher
(d) A factory owner
5. What is the name of the book the school teacher is reading?
(a) Uncle Tom's Cabin
(b) Wizard of Oz
(c) Bluebeard and His Seven Wives
(d) Treasure Island
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Richard's mother arm him with to attack the boys?
2. What does Richard's boss say a dog's bite cannot hurt?
3. Why does Granny refuse to pay for Richard's school books?
4. Who does Richard say he is more interested in than the church elder's words?
5. What does Richard start selling to earn money?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does the schoolteacher have to move out of Granny's house?
2. How does Richard's boss respond when Richard tells him he was bitten by his dog?
3. What does Richard learn about the brother of one of his classmates?
4. How does Richard's ability to read and write help him in Chapter 3?
5. Why does Richard hang the kitten?
6. Why does Richard dislike his job with the white family?
7. Why does Richard develop a bitter association between his father and hunger?
8. Why does Richard threaten Addie with a knife in Chapter 4?
9. How do people respond to Richard's ambitions to become a writer in Chapter 7?
10. What does Richard do with the money he steals?
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