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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. What year does Ursa say Mutt and she were married?
2. What is Tadpole's last name?
3. What is the name of the man in the car who tries to pick Ursa up?
(a) Giles Harvey.
(b) Urban Jones.
(c) Uri Jacobs.
(d) Mike Jones.
4. Who performs at Happy's while Ursa is out?
(b) Eddy Pace's group.
(c) Sal Cooper.
(d) Don Pashe's band.
5. Who is telling Ursa the story in italics in the first chapter?
(c) Ursa herself.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Ursa's story about the black man in the car trying to pick her up, who else is in the car?
2. How many eggs does Cat cook Ursa for breakfast?
3. Finish the line: "His hair was so dark and greasy straight that you could a swore he was pure ______."
4. Why was Ursa embarrassed about the picture of her and Mutt?
5. Whom does Ursa hear Cat speaking to about her in the hallway?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who comes to visit Ursa at Happy's while she is recovering? What does she know about Ursa that Ursa has not told anyone?
2. Whom does Ursa's grandmother say Corregidora resembles? Why would she be afraid to tell him this?
3. Why does Mutt not want Ursa to sing at Happy's? What happens when they have an argument over it in the alley?
4. What does Tadpole tell Ursa her hair looks like? What question is Ursa afraid to ask Tadpole after he says this?
5. While Ursa is staying at Cat's place, what does Cat tell Ursa about Tadpole? What does she say about Mutt?
6. When Tadpole is concerned about the dark circles underneath Ursa's eyes, what does she tell him? What does the doctor prescribe?
7. What does Tadpole say about where his father is? What does Ursa tell Tadpole about her father?
8. Who was Corregidora? How is Ursa related to him?
9. After her second checkup, what does the doctor tell Ursa she can do? Who has apprehensions about this?
10. Who comes to visit Cat while Ursa is staying there? What does Ursa overhear Cat say about her?
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