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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. When Rose remarks that a neighbor won some money in the lottery, what opinion does Troy express?
(a) He says the lottery is going to be stopped.
(b) He says the neighbor has been spending money on the lottery for years.
(c) He says the neighbor didn't deserve to win.
(d) He says the lottery is a waste of money.
2. Instead of going back inside as Troy asks her to, what story does Rose (with Troy's help) tell Bono?
(a) They tell Bono about the time the kids stole some watermelons.
(b) They tell Bono how Rose got Troy fired from his job.
(c) They tell Bono about the time Rose's mother chased Troy.
(d) They tell Bono about how Rose talked Troy into marrying her.
3. After Rose leaves, what information about Cory does Troy reveal to Bono and Lyons?
(a) That Cory has stopped seeing his girlfriend.
(b) That Cory isn't working at the supermarket at all.
(c) That Cory has taken money from Rose's purse.
(d) That Cory has friends who are dealing drugs.
4. When Bono tells Troy he'll be back on Monday, what does Troy say?
(a) That he plans to confront the boss again on Monday.
(b) That Rose will make them both breakfast on Monday morning.
(c) That Bono should come back on Saturday for dinner.
(d) Not to bother coming because he'll still be making love with Rose.
5. As Cory runs out of the house, late for a game, what does Rose say to him?
(a) That she hopes he wins.
(b) That his room is a mess.
(c) That the recruiter called him again.
(d) That she'll make his favorite dinner.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Troy say about a boy who lies to his father?
2. What does Rose comment when Troy says that Gabriel can come and go at the boarding house just as he could at home?
3. What does Rose say Cory wants to hear from Troy?
4. How much compensation did Gabriel receive as a result of his injury?
5. When Rose asks Gabriel if he wants breakfast, what does he say?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Rose respond to Bono when he wonders why he stayed at his lousy first home so long?
2. While Troy and Bono are celebrating, for what reason does Lyons come to see Rose and Troy?
3. When Troy complains that Cory is lazy, how does Rose respond?
4. What does Troy say in response to Rose's comment that their son Cory is being scouted by a recruiter?
5. Why does Troy say that it doesn't matter that he doesn't have a driver's license?
6. What does Rose say when Troy asks her to take care of the baby?
7. Why does Troy feel he is being treated unfairly at work?
8. Under what circumstances did Gabriel receive the injury which resulted in a metal plate being placed in his head?
9. What does Rose say Raynell brought into her life?
10. Why does Gabriel say that, although Rose and Troy's names are in Saint Peter's book, his name is not?
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