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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 work do Rose and Agnes do after they leave Ballybeg?
(a) Rose and Agnes start a laundry service.
(b) Rose and Agnes never find work.
(c) Rose and Agnes knit for private companies.
(d) Rose and Agnes work as cleaning women.

2. What does Gerry Evans say they need to check if the aerial is all right but the radio still won't work?
(a) The dials.
(b) The ignition.
(c) The battery.
(d) The electric cord.

3. What popular song does Gerry Evans dance to with the sisters in Act 2?
(a) Dancing in the Dark.
(b) Anything Goes.
(c) String of Pearls.
(d) Pennsylvania 6-5000.

4. What word does Kate use to describe Michael?
(a) Wild.
(b) Intelligent.
(c) Talented.
(d) Untutored.

5. Which of the sisters takes over to organize the search for Rose?
(a) Kate.
(b) Maggie.
(c) Agnes.
(d) Chris.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why does Maggie claim that Michael owes her money?

2. What does Maggie think Michael should do instead of write?

3. Where are Agnes and Rose when Michael finds them?

4. Where does Gerry Evans sign up to join the Spanish army?

5. Which sister does Gerry Evans dance with first?

Short Essay Questions

1. What phrase did Kate hit upon that comforted her as she tried to understand Uncle Jack's changed attitude toward life since his stay in Ryanda?

2. How does Rose describe her encounter with Danny Bradley?

3. What is it that Kate asks Uncle Jack to promise?

4. How is the Ryangan harvest festival described by Uncle Jack similar to the festival of Lughansa?

5. What does Uncle Jack reveal about his ministry in Ryanga when Kate asks if the people gather together for Mass?

6. What does Uncle Jack reveal about his relationship to Okawa when he speaks about his time in Uganda?

7. Maggie asks Michael a riddle about the apples on a tree. What might those apples symbolize?

8. Where did Gerry Evans sign up for military service, and why is that location significant?

9. When Uncle Jack hears wedding bells, he asks if it is one of his sisters who is getting married. Who is actually marrying?

10. How did Michael behave as his father, Gerry Evans, had done?

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