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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Maggie beg Ira to go back to the swerving car?
(a) Ira is the one that insists they go back.
(b) She thinks they caused the accident.
(c) Because the elderly driver needs some help.
(d) She wants to make sure the other driver is fine.
2. Who does Maggie hear on the radio?
(a) An annoying commercial .
(b) A song she loves.
(c) Her ex-daughter-in-law, Fiona.
(d) A discussion on talk radio.
3. What does Maggie think of the request?
(a) That it is inappropriate.
(b) It is ecentric like her friend.
(c) That she hates singing in front of people, a thoughtful way to remember Max.
(d) That Ira will hate it .
4. How does Maggie feel about her ex-classmates?
(a) Excitment to see them.
(b) Impatience and disbelief.
(d) Jealousy about their lives.
5. Who joins Maggie to sing?
6. What does the day remember?
(a) How much Max loved his friends.
(b) Serena's past instead of her husbands.
(c) The beautiful life they had together.
(d) Their children.
7. What does Maggie demand?
(a) To go home.
(b) To call her son.
(c) To be let out of the car.
(d) To get the police.
8. What does Maggie begin to think about?
(a) What Ira is thinking .
(b) How Fiona is.
(c) What her life might have been .
(d) Where Jesse is.
9. What is Serena now?
(a) A woman on the prowl.
(b) A spiteful woman.
(c) A widow.
(d) A bad friend.
10. What is Ira in the midst of?
(a) A bout of depression.
(b) A dream.
(c) A mid life crisis.
(d) A divorce.
11. As the couple drives along the highway, where does Maggie think they should go?
(a) To see Leroy, their granddaughter.
(b) To Philly.
(c) To send a bouquet of flowers to Serena.
(d) To see thier daughter, Erin.
12. What does Maggie crash into in the car?
(a) She runs right into the path of an oncoming delivery truck.
(b) A building.
(c) Another small car.
(d) A child.
13. How long ago did the two fall in love with each other?
(a) 30 years.
(b) 10 years.
(c) 25 years.
(d) 15 years.
14. What movie do they watch at Serena's house?
(a) A bat mitzvah.
(b) Serena and Mike's wedding.
(c) A baptism.
(d) An anniversary party.
15. Who was sick in Ira's family?
(a) No one.
(b) Ira's mother.
(c) Ira's aunt.
(d) His father and sisters.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Serena constantly seek from other people?
2. Why does Ira scold Maggie?
3. Serena never wants to _______ anyone.
4. What does he do with most of his time?
5. Who is Jerry?
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