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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 many miles is the most that the woman has ever traveled from her home?
2. What does the woman declare at the beginning of her favorite season?
(a) It is "tree picking weather".
(b) It is "fruitcake weather".
(c) It is "jam and jelly weather".
(d) It is "bible reading weather".
3. What is the woman's favorite color?
(c) Midnight blue.
(d) Rose pink.
4. What color is the woman's bed?
5. What does Truman use ten cents for every Saturday?
(a) To go to tap dancing lessons.
(b) To buy food for dinner.
(c) To buy bubble gum and candy.
(d) To go to the picture show.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do Truman and the woman call their Christmas savings?
2. Where do Truman and the woman count their earned money?
3. Which coins does Truman consider "bitter-odored"?
4. What does the woman tame?
5. Why are there no birds singing before the woman gets out of bed?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is one theme that Truman Capote brings out in A Christmas Memory? Name one part of the story that uses this theme.
2. Describe the woman's hat.
3. Truman mentions the items the woman and himself have to buy to make their fruitcakes. Name the items that the woman and Truman must buy to complete their fruitcakes.
4. How does Truman describe the money after they spill it from the bead purse?
5. Describe the place where the woman and Truman find the tree.
6. Who are some of the people that Truman and the woman make fruitcakes for?
7. Why does Truman think the woman is still a child?
8. What things does Truman draw to make into ornaments for the tree?
9. How does the woman change after Truman leaves for military school?
10. Describe the demeanor of Mr. Haha Jones that Truman and the woman experience in their short time with him.
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