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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In the first few weeks of working for her Uncle Jameel, what is Frances NOT expected to do?
(a) Sing for the customers.
(b) Sleep with the customers.
(c) Serve drinks to the customers.
(d) Strip for the customers.
2. Why didn't Mercedes want Frances to raise her own son?
(a) Because she didn't think Frances was capable of love.
(b) Because she didn't want Frances raising a mixed race child.
(c) Because she didn't think Frances was mature enough.
(d) Because she was jealous of Frances's ability to be a mother.
3. Who does Frances claim is Lily's real father?
(a) She claims no one knows who Lily's father is.
(c) A black neighbor.
(d) The milkman.
4. Who shoots Frances?
5. Why does Mercedes turn down her university scholarship?
(a) Because she doesn't want to leave Lily.
(b) Because she is afraid of failing at University.
(c) Because she wants to get married immediately.
(d) Because her father refuses to let her go.
Short Answer Questions
1. What persona does Frances take on while working for her Uncle Jameel?
2. Who send James Piper the anonymous note informing him of Kathleen's relationship with Rose?
3. What is Leo Taylor's nickname?
4. Who does Frances claim is the devil?
5. Which part of Lily's afflicted body does Mercedes hope will be healed in Lourdes?
Short Essay Questions
1. What job does Frances get after running away from home?
2. What leads Mercedes to believe Lily is a saint?
3. What truth does Frances finally reveal to Lily before she leaves for Mabou to give birth?
4. How does Frances react to her pregnancy?
5. What happens to Francess' baby shortly after its birth?
6. How does Frances seduce Leo Taylor?
7. How did Lily react when she met Rose for the first time?
8. What story does Frances tell Lily that causes her to pass out in a cave?
9. How did Rose and Kathleen fall in love?
10. What happens to Mercedes after her high school graduation?
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