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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How many guests does Ellen invite to her birthday party?
2. Who leaves envelopes of money in Ellen's mailbox?
(b) Starletta's family.
(d) Her grandmother.
3. Where does someone show up looking for Ellen?
(a) At her home.
(b) At her grandmother's.
(c) At school.
(d) At her foster parents'.
4. What is Ellen's favorite slide to view on her microscope?
5. After her grandmother's death, whose room does Ellen have to stay in at her new residence?
(c) Nadine's old husband's.
(d) The living room.
6. What is Dora and Nadine's response to Ellen's Christmas gift?
(c) Fake joy.
7. What is the only question Ellen's grandmother asks Ellen on the drive to her house?
(a) What time was it.
(b) What Ellen wanted for dinner.
(c) When school started.
(d) If Ellen was okay.
8. What does Ellen tell her hostess she is doing while at her residence after her grandmother's death?
9. Why does Ellen's grandmother threaten to break Ellen's hands?
(a) Ellen touched her things.
(b) Ellen was cracking her knuckles.
(c) Ellen's grandmother never threatened her.
(d) Ellen stole something.
10. What day does Ellen dread?
(a) The one where Starletta forgets about her.
(b) The one where she must move back in with her father.
(c) When she turns 18.
(d) The one where she must move in with her aunt.
11. What one materialistic possession is the only thing Ellen really cares about?
12. Who is Roger's mother?
(c) Ellen's new mama.
13. What does Stella do in the back of the bus?
(a) Fool around with boys.
(d) Stella didn't ride the bus.
14. What is Ellen's grandmother's response when Ellen asks her grandmother why she hates her?
(a) Every time she looks at Ellen, she sees Ellen's father.
(b) She said she didn't hate Ellen.
(c) Every time she looks at Ellen, she sees her husband.
(d) Every time she looks at Ellen, she sees Ellen's mother.
15. What item(s) does Ellen receive for Christmas?
(b) White paper.
(d) Too many to list.
Short Answer Questions
1. After her grandmother's death, who must Ellen live with?
2. What does Ellen almost forget?
3. What nickname does Ellen give her grandmother?
4. Who helps Ellen with her work in the fields?
5. What incentive does someone offer Ellen when they show up looking for her?
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