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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where is Lizzie offered a job in the land of the dead?
(a) The Department of Deportation.
(b) The Department of Domestic Animals.
(c) The Department of Last Words.
(d) The Department of Newcomer Counseling.
2. What does Lizzie go in search of when she wakes up at the beginning of the book?
(a) Her family.
(d) Her luggage.
3. Who does Lizzie buy postcards for?
(b) Living people.
(c) Her new coworkers.
4. What doesn't Lizzie realize when she runs into a dog in Elsewhere?
(a) She understands the dog.
(b) Even animals sense her misery.
(c) She has old memories.
(d) She is totally safe.
5. What does Lizzie ask her house mate to take her to after her job interview?
(a) Her own room.
(b) An observation deck.
(c) A restaurant.
(d) The river.
6. What does Lizzie vow when she hears what her last word in life was?
(a) To return to her life.
(b) To be tougher in her next life.
(c) To write about the experience.
(d) To never say that word again.
7. What does OD stand for in Elsewhere?
(a) Overly Distraught.
(c) Obvious Dilemma.
(d) Observation Deck.
8. Where did Lizzie get the only clothes she has when she first gets to the land of the dead?
(a) Her closet.
(b) Her aunt.
(c) The ship.
(d) The deposit box.
9. What is the Well?
(a) A connection between Earth and Elsewhere.
(b) A place to erase memories.
(c) The place a judgement.
(d) The way to send messages to Earth.
10. What appointment does Lizzie have on her first day in the land of the dead?
11. What did Lizzie hide before her death?
(a) A gun.
(b) A picture.
(c) A CD.
(d) A sweater.
12. How does Lizzie know how to dive?
(a) She studied it in school.
(b) She asked a fish.
(c) She learned when she was alive.
(d) She reads about it in Elsewhere.
13. How does Betty find out about the diving?
(a) She finds the receipts for the equipment.
(b) She follows Lizzie.
(c) She hears Lizzie talking on the phone about it.
(d) She sees a box for the air tank.
14. What is the land of the dead called?
(a) In Between.
15. What were Thandie's last words full of?
Short Answer Questions
1. What are the parents trying to comfort themselves about at the beginning of the book?
2. How old is the person waiting for Lizzie when the boat stops?
3. Why is Lizzie upset about how the dead age?
4. Who talks with Lizzie on the Observation Deck?
5. How old is Lizzie at the beginning of the book?
This section contains 439 words
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