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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. Why does Ellen's grandmother threaten to break Ellen's hands?
(a) Ellen touched her things.
(b) Ellen was cracking her knuckles.
(c) Ellen stole something.
(d) Ellen's grandmother never threatened her.
3. In Chapter 11, what truths does Ellen begin to figure out?
(a) Her friendship with Starletta.
(b) Her grandmother's meanness.
(c) Her relationship with Julia.
(d) Her family's secrets.
4. What does Stella do in the back of the bus?
(a) Fool around with boys.
(b) Stella didn't ride the bus.
5. Who helps Ellen with her work in the fields?
(a) Her grandmother.
(b) Her father.
(d) No one.
6. How does Ellen respond to her grandmother's reply as to why her grandmother hates her?
(a) She replied that it was her mother's fault.
(b) She did not reply.
(c) She replied that she hated her, too.
(d) She replied that she didn't do anything.
7. What room does Ellen stay in at her grandmother's house?
(a) Her grandmother's room.
(b) None, she slept on the floor.
(c) The basement.
(d) Her mother's old room.
8. What is Ellen's favorite slide to view on her microscope?
9. What is the only question Ellen's grandmother asks Ellen on the drive to her house?
(a) What Ellen wanted for dinner.
(b) When school started.
(c) What time was it.
(d) If Ellen was okay.
10. Where does someone show up looking for Ellen?
(a) At her grandmother's.
(b) At her foster parents'.
(c) At school.
(d) At her home.
11. Where are Julia and Roy originally from?
(a) The South.
(b) The Midwest.
(c) The Northeast.
(d) The West.
12. What does Ellen's grandmother vow to Ellen?
(a) That she would kill Ellen.
(b) That Ellen would never stop paying for her mother's death.
(c) That she would always take care of Ellen.
(d) That Ellen would have to kill her.
13. Whose classroom does Ellen pass on her way to music class?
14. What does Dora still believe in?
(b) The Easter Bunny.
(c) The Tooth Fairy.
15. What one materialistic possession is the only thing Ellen really cares about?
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Starletta fascinated with at Ellen's new home?
2. Who is fired from her job as a teacher?
3. Who shows up and stops the person with the money from harassing Ellen?
4. What do Ellen and Starletta keep a list of?
5. Why does Ellen think Starletta likes white boys?
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