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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. Babe will not talk to Barnette Lloyd because:
(a) She is ashamed of herself for shooting Zackery.
(b) She does not believe he can properly defend her.
(c) She is protecting her teenage lover.
(d) She wants to go to jail.
2. Barnette immediately wins Meg over because:
(a) He is young and attractive.
(b) He has seen Meg sing and admires her talent.
(c) He believes Babe is innocent.
(d) He does not know the family's past history.
3. Billy Boy was:
(a) Lenny's son.
(b) Lenny's first love.
(c) Lenny's horse.
(d) Lenny's pen pal.
4. Babe's story suggests that Lenny broke up with Charlie Hill because:
(a) Her granddaddy did not approve of him.
(b) She told him about her shrunken ovary and he rejected her.
(c) Her granddaddy insisted she marry Zackery Botrelle.
(d) She did not find him attractive.
5. Lenny appears to be jealous about:
(a) Doc's attention to Chick.
(b) Doc's new baby.
(c) Doc's interest in Meg.
(d) Doc's new wife.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Barnette Lloyd arrives, Babe:
2. While Babe muses about the birthday cake she has ordered for Lenny, Meg:
3. When the sisters discover it is Lenny's birthday they decide to:
4. Chick's attitude toward Meg reveals:
5. Meg claims she has not read Lenny's letters because:
Short Essay Questions
1. What do Meg and Babe's comments about Charlie reveal about the sisters.
2. What "crime" has Meg committed against Granddaddy in Act II?
3. Describe Meg's life in Hollywood.
4. How will Old Granddaddy's death affect the girls' lives?
5. What is significant about the fact that the play begins on Lennie's birthday?
6. What do the details of Meg's life in Hollywood reveal?
7. Why does Babe seem surprise to hear the real story of Doc's injury and the town's opinion of Meg?
8. Describe Old Granddaddy's relationship with his granddaughters.
9. Who is Billy Boy and what does he represent?
10. Why do Meg, Lenny, and Babe seem to fall into old patterns of behavior around one another?
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