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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Morris react when Sara says that she loves him?
(a) He runs away.
(b) He cheers and hugs her.
(c) He laughs at her.
(d) He cries and thinks of Fania.
2. Who is Bessie?
(a) Sara's teacer.
(b) Sara's cousin.
(c) Sara's eldest sister.
(d) Sara's best friend.
3. Where does Sara find Morris Lipkin's old poems?
(a) Under the rug.
(b) Under her mattress.
(c) In the cupboard.
(d) Behind the book shelf.
4. What is the name of the newspaper Reb writes his own ad in?
(a) Ghetto News.
(b) Russian Times.
(c) Poor Papers.
(d) Hester Street Documents.
5. What happens to the dress Bessie puts on for her visitor?
(a) The dress gets torn.
(b) The dress wrinkles.
(c) The dress gets a stain.
(d) The dress shrinks.
6. How many hours a night does Sara dedicate to her night school studies?
7. How does Moe treat Mashah while Sara is visiting them?
8. What sort of woman does Zalmon want to marry?
(a) A middle aged woman.
(b) He does not wish to remarry.
(c) An old woman.
(d) A young woman.
9. How much does Sara pay for her small room with a door?
(a) Five dollars a month.
(b) Four dollars a month.
(c) Three dollars a month.
(d) Six dollars a month.
10. What item does the young college man come in asking for that Reb discourages him from buying?
(d) Shoe polish.
11. What treasured item does Sara's mother save for days when the family has visitors?
(a) A few dried herring.
(b) A jar of jelly.
(c) A load of bread.
(d) A jar of pickles.
12. Who does Sara see Mashah bargaining with when she arrives at her home to visit?
(a) The paper boy.
(b) The egg man.
(c) The land lord.
(d) The milk man.
13. How much is the bag of rice the young girl tries to purchase in Chapter 8?
(a) Twelve cents.
(b) Five cents.
(c) Two cents.
(d) Ten cents.
14. What insult does Reb call Sara when she tells him that she is American?
(a) A thief.
(b) A blasphemer.
(c) A liar.
(d) A sinner.
15. What color is the dress Bessie puts on for her visitor?
Short Answer Questions
1. What instrument does Mashah's first true love play?
2. Why does Reb complain after two of his daughters have been married off?
3. What is the name of Sara's older sister who only concerns herself with fashion and beauty?
4. What does Sara do when she finds out about the engagement?
5. What happens when Sara cleans the window in her her dingy apartment and sticks her head outside?
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