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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. Why is Ava not surprised Joyce didn't meet her?
(a) she always has something to do
(b) they don't get along well
(c) Joyce doesn't drive
(d) Joyce is afraid of airports
2. What does Joyce get so excited about telling Ava?
(a) the newest member of the Sewing Circus
(b) the baby's arrival the next day
(c) the new shoe store downtown
(d) her date with Eddie that night
3. What was the difference in the conversation at Joyce's house as opposed to the church?
(a) the girls were more reserved and shy
(b) it was about the same
(c) it was more stifled
(d) there was more freedom
4. What does Ava involve herself in work that summer?
(a) as a teacher
(b) as a hair stylist
(c) the Sewing Circus
(d) in Eddie's store
5. What does Ava tell the Sewing Circus?
(a) She needs to go to the store
(b) She is going on a date
(c) She is sick
(d) She needs some time alone
Short Answer Questions
1. What's the first thing Ava notices about Joyce when she greets her?
2. Where does Ava ask Eddie to stop on the way home?
3. What color are all the rooms in Joyce's house painted?
4. Who does Ava talk to about a rash of break-ins that have occurred lately?
5. What type of job did Ava have?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Ava feel when leaving church?
2. Why did the Sewing Circus meeting a Joyce's house go so well?
3. Describe the dream Ava has in Eddie's garden.
4. What does Joyce do for work, with whom does she work, where do they meet, what are they called, and why?
5. What do Eddie and Ava do in November?
6. What do Eddie and Ava do after talking and how does Ava feel about it?
7. Where does Ava live at the beginning of the book and what kind of benefits does that place offer?
8. What do the doctors say about Imani?
9. What does Ava see when a car pulls into the driveway while Joyce is out of town?
10. What does Ava think and what does she see when they drop off the young girl and baby?
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