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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do people call Hettie?
(a) Old Hettie.
(b) Sly Hettie.
(c) Mad Hettie.
(d) Sweet Hettie.
2. What does Didi tell the person threatening Sexton to do?
(a) Explain things to him.
(b) Go away.
(c) Leave him alone.
(d) Kill him.
3. What does Sexton's mother feel like doing at the beginning of the book?
(a) Spring cleaning.
(b) Meal planning.
(c) Home redecorating and painting.
(d) Early Christmas shopping.
4. Why was Sexton threatened when he left Didi's place?
(a) He came from Didi's house.
(b) He has Didi's scent on him.
(c) He seems threatening.
(d) He looks like someone about to meet death.
5. What does Sexton get trapped under after he slips?
(a) A car.
(b) A pile of wood.
(c) A statue.
(d) A refrigerator.
6. What does Sexton try to do when he leaves Didi's house?
(a) Avoid the old woman.
(b) Pet the dog.
(c) Cheer up the child.
(d) Help the man across the street.
7. What is Sexton threatened with after he trips while leaving Didi's place?
(a) A stick.
(b) A knife.
(c) A broken bottle.
(d) A law suit.
8. What is the name of Sexton's mother?
9. What does the person threatening Sexton want from Didi?
(a) Her soul.
(b) Her fate.
(c) Her death.
(d) Her heart.
10. What purpose does Didi say her family served for her?
(a) They give her strength.
(b) They give her something to live for.
(c) They fill her with hope.
(d) They give her a way to fit in.
11. What does the person threatening Sexton NOT want to do?
(a) Continue living.
(b) Miss her.
(c) Hurt him.
(d) All of these.
12. What is Hettie?
(a) A devil.
(b) A nymph.
(c) A witch.
(d) An angel.
13. What is the name of the girl with the broken leg?
14. How old does Didi tell Sexton she is?
(a) 3 weeks.
(b) 3 months.
(c) 3 days.
(d) 3 hours.
15. What does Sexton trip on after leaving Didi's place?
(a) A sidewalk crack.
(b) A trash bag.
(c) A twig.
(d) A string.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who tells Sexton about why Didi lives alone?
2. What color is the bird delivered to Hettie?
3. What does the person threatening Sexton tell Didi Sexton will be used as?
4. What gets ripped when Sexton gets trapped under something?
5. How many girls is Hettie waiting for at the beginning of the book?
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