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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who called Duke one night to tell her John Ross had died?
(a) Joey Trent.
(b) Patricia Neal.
(c) Arthur Penn.
(d) Harry Falk.
2. Who was Joanna Barnes?
(a) A real estate agent.
(b) An art gallery dealer.
(c) An artist.
(d) A friend of Harry Falk.
3. Who was the character, Neely, from The Valley of the Dolls based upon?
(a) Liza Minnelli.
(b) Judy Garland.
(c) Patty Duke.
(d) Sharon Tate.
4. What did Harry Falk like to collect?
5. Which television series did Harry Falk leave The Patty Duke Show to work on?
(a) The Untouchables.
(b) The Mary Tyler Moore Show.
(c) East Side, West Side.
(d) Happy Days.
6. Why did John Ross go to Newark, New Jersey in Chapter 15?
(a) To write his novel.
(b) To get a good rest.
(c) To take a vacation.
(d) To attempt suicide.
7. Why did Duke have an urge to punch an old lady in Chapter 30?
(a) She sided with John Astin against ear-piercing.
(b) She spilled her tea on Duke.
(c) The woman was eavesdropping.
(d) She did not recognize Duke and John Astin.
8. Why did Duke and John Astin begin their five-year stint as touring stage actors?
(a) They loved the theater so much.
(b) They wanted to travel.
(c) They needed the money.
(d) They were both too old for film.
9. What film, after The Miracle Worker, did Duke make with director Fred Coe?
(a) My Sweet Charlie.
(b) The Valley of the Dolls.
(c) Isle of Children.
(d) Me. Natalie.
10. How old was Duke when she married Harry Falk?
11. Where did Duke's mother go on the day of Duke's wedding to Harry Falk?
(a) To a psychiatric hospital.
(b) Dress shopping.
(c) To a baby shower.
(d) To the cemetery.
12. Where did Duke spend her last two years of elementary school?
(a) Quintano School.
(b) Los Angeles Elementary.
(c) Willard Mace.
(d) Sacred Heart of Jesus and Mary.
13. What does Duke wish she could have done for John Astin's children?
(a) Given them more material things.
(b) Been a better mother to them.
(c) Paid for their college education.
(d) Found them good jobs.
14. Where did the Rosses take a vacation with Duke, bringing along Harry Falk?
(d) The Virgin Islands.
15. What does Duke think of her in-laws (John Astin's parents)?
(a) She is jealous of them.
(b) She believes they are intrusive.
(c) She cannot stand them.
(d) She adores them.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where did Duke spend most of her summer after storming out and leaving the Rosses?
2. What restriction did Ethel Ross place on Duke during John Ross's funeral?
3. What did Liza Minnelli lend to Duke during her Academy Awards rehearsal?
4. What did Frank Sinatra invite Duke to do at Stefanino's restaurant?
5. What did Harry Falk promise Duke about Mount Sinai hospital when he wanted her to go there?
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