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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 6.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Ellen respond to the blunt question asked by a teacher?
(a) She told her the truth.
(b) She ran and hid in a closet.
(c) She slapped her.
(d) She walked away.
2. Why does Ellen refuse to play with Starletta's toys?
(a) Starletta was selfish.
(b) Starletta was dirty.
(c) Starletta did not have any toys.
(d) Starletta was mean.
3. Who is the only member of Starletta's family who can read?
(a) No one.
(c) Starletta's dad.
(d) Starletta's mom.
4. How does Ellen describe her family before the funeral?
(a) As happy.
(b) As nice.
(c) As phonies.
(d) As sad.
5. What type of employment does Starletta's parents do?
(a) They were cotton pickers.
(b) They were unemployed.
(c) They were lawyers.
(d) They were shop owners.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long is Ellen's father gone the day after the funeral?
2. What does Ellen do when her mother goes to bed?
3. At the grave site, who does Ellen avoid looking at?
4. How does Ellen's father die?
5. What does Ellen use reading for?
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