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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Ellen's mother's heart stop beating?
(a) She was scared.
(b) Her heart never stopped beating.
(c) She was stabbed.
(d) She overdosed on pills.
2. Who does Ellen tell the teacher she wants to live with when the teacher asks Ellen to call someone to pick her up?
(a) Aunt Nadine.
(b) Aunt Betsy.
(c) Starletta's family.
(d) Her father.
3. In Ellen's new life with her new mama, what runs smoothly?
(a) Her world.
(b) Her car.
(c) Her mother's heart.
(d) Her horse.
4. What does Ellen use reading for?
(a) An escape from her past life.
(b) A way to make people jealous.
(c) To gain knowledge.
(d) To test her friends.
5. Where does Ellen hide on New Year's Day while she waits for her father and his friends to leave her house?
(a) In the garage.
(b) At Starletta's house.
(c) In the closet.
(d) In the woods.
Short Answer Questions
1. When do Dora and Nadine attend church?
2. What make-up item does Ellen contemplate wearing to her mother's funeral?
3. When Ellen returns to school after the funeral, what does one teacher bluntly ask her?
4. What luxuries does Ellen have in her new life that did not exist in her old life?
5. What is Nadine's response to the drive through this part of town?
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