Floating in My Mother's Palm Quiz | Eight Week Quiz B

Ursula Hegi
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 1-5.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What happens to the solider?
(a) He is killed when Klara is three months pregant.
(b) He marries Klara but is then killed.
(c) He is refused permssion to marry Klara.
(d) He is supposedly reassigned.

2. What one opportunity is destroyed by Trudi's father?
(a) To go to boarding school.
(b) To become an actress.
(c) For love.
(d) To travel to Pais.

3. Why does Oma ask to go to the hospital?
(a) She wants to visit her sister who is ill.
(b) She thinks she has pneumonia.
(c) She feels the same symptoms in her other leg that she did in the missing one.
(d) She wants to visit her best friend who is ill.

4. Who is Trudi's father?
(a) The local pay librarian.
(b) The doctor.
(c) The mayor.
(d) The constable.

5. What reassurance does the mother receive?
(a) The baby is resting for the birth.
(b) The midwife will return from the midwife's daughter's home soon.
(c) Her husband will return that day.
(d) The doctor will come to her home when she is ready to give birth.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Klara tell her lover one day?

2. Where does the narrator's mother go?

3. What does the mother trust over the next three days?

4. What does Klara vow to do?

5. How is Trudi treated in her childhood?

(see the answer key)

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