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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. How did Duke like the house she and John Astin lived in with their five kids?
(a) She hated it.
(b) She wanted it to be smaller.
(c) She adored it.
(d) She wished the basement did not flood so much.
2. Why did Duke have an urge to punch an old lady in Chapter 30?
(a) She spilled her tea on Duke.
(b) She sided with John Astin against ear-piercing.
(c) The woman was eavesdropping.
(d) She did not recognize Duke and John Astin.
3. What book was Harry Falk reading on Fire Island in Chapter 19?
(a) Gone With the Wind.
(b) In Cold Blood.
(d) To Sir With Love.
4. Why did Irwin try to convince Duke in Chapter 30 that John Astin was a problem in her life?
(a) Irwin had a crush on Duke.
(b) Because Astin was a big problem for Duke.
(c) Astin was questioning Irwin's financial prowess.
(d) Irwin was jealous that he did not have Astin's business, too.
5. Why did Duke and John Astin begin their five-year stint as touring stage actors?
(a) They needed the money.
(b) They loved the theater so much.
(c) They were both too old for film.
(d) They wanted to travel.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where did Duke and the other stars of Valley of the Dolls promote the film?
2. What was the gist of Duke's letter to Ethel Ross that her new manager told her not to send?
3. What did Duke tell second assistant director, Harry Falk, on the set of The Patty Duke Show?
4. How did Duke come across during the 1970 Emmy Awards show when she won?
5. Why did Duke dislike her television characters' clothing?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why did Duke's pregnancy in Chapter 27 become such a media frenzy?
2. What made Duke's suicide attempt in Chapter 23 more serious that her previous tries?
3. According to Duke in Chapter 19, what is anorexia?
4. Why did Duke and her new husband, Harry Falk, find collecting Duke's money from the county clerk's office to be a painful event?
5. Why did Duke decide to adopt John Astin's children?
6. Why was The Patty Duke Show canceled in 1966?
7. How did Judy Garland react when she was fired from The Valley of the Dolls?
8. How did Duke get along with Judy Garland?
9. Why did Duke have people, especially her manager, so concerned about her after her acceptance of the Emmy Award for "My Sweet Charlie"?
10. What helped cause Duke to have her first major manic episode?
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