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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. For what offense does Summer's father spend the weekend in jail in the novel?
2. How many pills does Hunter take on Thanksgiving?
3. Where is Summer told she is moving to live with a foster family after her father's arrest?
(a) Fargo, North Dakota.
(b) Fresno, California.
(c) Portland, Oregon.
(d) Phoenix, Arizona.
4. After Summer's father is arrested, who is her new foster father?
5. Autumn has Thanksgiving dinner at whose home in the novel?
Short Answer Questions
1. Whom does Summer overhear a message from on the answering machine after her father is arrested?
2. Summer's father lets slip that she has ________ on Thanksgiving.
3. Kyle has to spend the day in what city on Thanksgiving?
4. Who goes with Aunt Cora to look for a church for her wedding in the novel?
5. Hunter's father tells him that a court order requiring him to _____________changed his life from being a drug addict.
Short Essay Questions
1. Who advises Hunter to let his obsession with his biological father go in the novel? What does he do instead?
2. What is foreshadowed by Autumn's illness in the novel? Who suggests a potential cause for the illness?
3. What risks does Autumn take in her first sexual encounter in the novel? What has led to this behavior?
4. Whom does Hunter move in with after leaving his parents' house in the novel? Why? What party does Hunter attend at this time?
5. Describe the day of Cora's wedding in the novel. Who arrives and what confrontations take place?
6. What does Trey tell Autumn about her childhood when he arrives at Aunt Cora's house after the wedding? What does this inspire Autumn to do?
7. What are Summer's experiences with each of her parents like on Thanksgiving in the novel? What does she discover about her family?
8. What confrontations does Summer have with her mother and father after her father spends the weekend in jail in the novel?
9. What happens after Nikki discovers Hunter's infidelity in the novel? Where does Hunter move?
10. Where does Autumn spend Thanksgiving dinner in the novel? How does she feel about this setting?
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