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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Section 4: Part 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Posey do with this food?
(a) She eats it herself.
(b) She serves it for dinner.
(c) She gives it to a poor neighbor.
(d) She throws it out.
2. What does Chick's mother wear the day she drives him to his first day of college?
(a) A modest dress.
(b) A nursing uniform.
(c) A purple pantsuit.
(d) A business suit.
3. Who dresses up as Santa on the first Christmas after Len Benetto left his family?
(a) Miss Thelma.
(d) Posey's boyfriend.
4. When did Posey stop listening to her favorite song?
(a) When it lost its popularity.
(b) When a new song caughter her attention.
(c) When the children made fun of her tastes.
(d) When her husband left her.
5. What does Chick learn about his mother while he and she are visiting with Miss Thelma?
(a) That his mother lived with Miss Thelma for a short time in the past.
(b) That Miss Thelma is a distant relative.
(c) That his mother and Miss Thelma cleaned houses together.
(d) That his mother paid for Miss Thelma's cancer treatments.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did Chick believe his father stopped coming around after he quit baseball?
2. What does Miss Thelma say will be her legacy after she dies?
3. Why does the narrator claim they chose to write the novel in another person's voice?
4. Why does Chick not allow his mother to go up to his dorm room with him?
5. Who does Chick find looking at him as he recovers from his jump in section 1?
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