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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. Finish the line: "I wanted to come back home to my own bed and not ______."
(a) Have to pretend.
(b) Be made fool of.
(c) Hate the man next to me.
(d) Feel undeserving of love.
2. On what condition does Tadpole allow Ursa to start work again?
(a) There is a chair for her to sit on.
(b) She can only sing one song per night.
(c) She can only sing happy songs.
(d) She can only sing in the daytime.
3. What happened to Ursa the last time she was in Bracktown?
(a) Her mother dragged her offstage while she was singing.
(b) The men were rude to her, asking her for inappropriate favors.
(c) Her mother got mad at her because she wouldn't go to church.
(d) The women were mean to her, thinking she would steal their men.
4. In Ursa's dream, how does she say she gives birth?
(a) Without caring about the baby.
(b) With the help of Corregidora.
(c) With the help of Mutt.
(d) Without struggle.
5. What does Ursa overhear when she wakes up from her dream at Cat's house?
(a) Tadpole and Cat laughing.
(b) Mutt and Tadpole fighting.
(c) Sal and Vivian screaming.
(d) Cat and Jeffy arguing.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long does Ursa stay in the Drake before Tadpole comes to see her after she finds Tadpole cheating on her?
2. What is the name of the girl that Tadpole cheats on Ursa with?
3. Who performs at Happy's while Ursa is out?
4. What does Ursa's mother think about her singing?
5. What kind of plantation did Ursa's great grandmother work on?
Short Essay Questions
1. What news does Tadpole have about Cat after Tadpole and Ursa's wedding? What is Ursa's reaction to the news?
2. When Tadpole visits Ursa to make amends for what he did, what does he tell Ursa? What is Ursa's response to this?
3. Who comes to visit Cat while Ursa is staying there? What does Ursa overhear Cat say about her?
4. What prompts Sal Cooper to start talking to Ursa? What do they talk about during their first conversation?
5. What is Cat's reaction to Ursa's treatment of Jeffy? What does Ursa think about her treatment of Jeffy?
6. What makes Ursa leave Cat's place? What does she tell Tadpole about this?
7. When Cat comes to visit Ursa, what question does she plant in Ursa's mind? What is Ursa's response to this?
8. What does Mutt want to do on their wedding night? What do they end up doing instead?
9. What does Tadpole say about it when Ursa is offered a job at the Spider? Whom does Ursa say he can hire in her place?
10. Who comes to visit Ursa at Happy's while she is recovering? What does she know about Ursa that Ursa has not told anyone?
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