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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Ellen's father sign over to his relatives?
(a) The custody of Ellen.
(c) The family farm.
(d) The family car.
2. What on Ellen's arm draws attention from her teachers?
(a) A tattoo.
(b) A scratch.
(c) A bruise.
(d) A cast.
3. What does Bill do to Ellen on New Year's Eve?
(a) Sexually assulted her.
(b) Gave her a present.
(c) Hugged her.
(d) Beat her.
4. What entertainment activity does Ellen's father entertain his guests with on New Year's Eve?
(a) He fought one of his friends.
(b) He danced for them.
(c) He beat Ellen.
(d) He played the guitar for them.
5. What is the pony's name that Ellen wants to ride?
6. What errand does Ellen enjoy partaking in with her new mama?
(a) Pumping the gas for the car.
(b) Paying the electric bill.
(c) Going to the grocery store.
(d) Paying the water bill.
7. What happens to Ellen's mother's clothes?
(a) Ellen's father burned them.
(b) Ellen outgrew them.
(c) Ellen donated them to charity.
(d) Ellen's grandmother took them away.
8. What does Ellen do when her mother goes to bed?
(a) Called the police.
(d) Went to bed with her.
9. What activity has become an escape for Ellen?
(c) Playing computer games.
10. What hygiene task does Ellen let her new mama perform on her?
(a) Brushing her teeth.
(b) Clipping her nails.
(d) Washing her hair.
11. Who is the main character in the story?
12. Why does Ellen wear her coat to bed?
(a) She only had on her coat.
(b) She was too tired to take her coat off.
(c) She didn't want to touch the covers.
(d) She was cold.
13. In order to stay the night at Starletta's house, what lie does Ellen tell Starletta's parents?
(a) That her house burned down.
(b) That her father was drunk.
(c) That she was scared.
(d) That she locked herself out.
14. How does Ellen refer to her large head?
(c) Nearly defective.
15. What animal does Ellen hope her pony would scare away?
(c) Mountain lions.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Ellen explain the item on her arm?
2. Who are Rudolph and Ellis?
3. What object does Ellen spy in one yard that she would like to have?
4. How does Ellen honor her mother?
5. What bad habit does Dora have?
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