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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter One, Spirit of the Stairway.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the person threatening Sexton say will be cut off first?
(a) His toes.
(b) His ears.
(c) His nose.
(d) His fingers.
2. Where does Hettie wait for the girls at the beginning of the book?
(a) An alley.
(b) A basement.
(c) A park.
(d) A store.
3. What did Didi get great joy from while with Sexton?
(a) Eating an apple.
(b) Speaking with him.
(c) Sewing his shirt.
(d) Walking through the park.
4. Why does Sexton's mother send him out?
(a) He is making her sad.
(b) She needs something from the store.
(c) She is cleaning.
(d) He is running late.
5. What is Sexton threatened with after he trips while leaving Didi's place?
(a) A broken bottle.
(b) A law suit.
(c) A knife.
(d) A stick.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of Sexton's mother?
2. What does Hettie use the bird for?
3. How did Hettie break the leg of one of the girls?
4. What does Sexton suggest Didi do when she tells him how old she is?
5. Why does Hettie break the leg of one of the girls?
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