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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. Does Elaine like memorizing psalms for Sunday School?
(a) No, she dislikes them but memorizes them anyway.
(b) Yes, but she likes them but can never remember them.
(c) No, she hates memorizing them and never does.
(d) Yes, she enjoys memorizing psalms.
2. Does Elaine know about the interview?
(a) Yes, she's looking forward to it.
(b) Yes, but she'd forgotten.
(c) No, she's surprised and not happy.
(d) No, she's happily surprised.
3. How old is the narrator in the book's first flashback?
(a) A college grad.
(b) A teenager.
(c) A toddler.
(d) A baby.
4. Who does Elaine pray to instead of God?
(a) The baby Jesus.
(b) The Virgin Mary.
(c) The Holy Ghost.
(d) Saint Bernadette.
5. At the store, what does someone try to steal from Elaine?
(a) Her watch.
(b) Her jewelry.
(c) Her package.
(d) Her wallet.
Short Answer Questions
1. What starts to happen to Elaine when her family is on its summer trip?
2. What are the girls playing when they put Elaine into the hole?
3. Where do Elaine and her friends watch the Christmas parade from?
4. What does the narrator say she's not ready to give up, even at fifty, though it's a nuisance?
5. What does the narrator compare time to?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Elaine feel when she first meets Cordelia?
2. How does Elaine feel when she visits the new school?
3. How does Elaine react to moving to Toronto when she is eight?
4. How does Elaine try to frighten Cordelia in tenth grade?
5. What gives Elaine a reprieve from the other girls' tormenting?
6. Why is Cordelia in the rest home?
7. Describe how Stephen dies.
8. How does Elaine's mother greet her after she comes out of the cold water?
9. How does Elaine feel about the woman who models for her first nude female drawing?
10. While Elaine is dating both Josef and Jon, how does she feel about the two men?
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