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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Francie's father's job?
(b) Maintenance man.
(d) Train porter.
2. Why does Francie have to go to Clarissa Montgomery's house?
(a) To polish silver.
(b) To iron table cloths.
(c) To scrub floors.
(d) To bake tea cakes.
3. Which of Francie's classmates will not graduate from grammar school?
4. How many shrimp wheels is Francie instructed to serve each guest?
5. Why does Augustine resent Francie?
(a) Francie has prettier dresses.
(b) Francie is the teacher's pet.
(c) Francie is younger and smarter.
(d) Francie has money for candy.
6. Who owns the business where Francie works?
(a) Mr. Gerace.
(b) Miss Beach.
(c) Mrs. Carter.
(d) The Catholic Church.
7. What does Francie's mother warn Francie about regarding white people?
(a) Don't trust them.
(b) Don't listen to their conversations.
(c) Don't speak to them.
(d) Don't walk in front of them.
8. What is Jesse's last name?
9. What do the Butler children NOT bring to school?
10. Who is Mrs. Montgomery's niece?
11. Francie is responsible for all of her family's _______________________-.
(a) Writing and reading.
12. What does Francie do at her job?
(a) Puts labels on boxes.
(b) Delivers meals.
(c) Bakes bread.
(d) Washes clothing.
13. Why does Granny say that the new baby has good fortune?
(a) She has the mark of Venus on her.
(b) She was born between daybreak and sunrise.
(c) She was born in a warm month.
(d) She came quickly into the world.
14. What does Francie think she will do when she moves to Chicago?
(a) Learn to paint.
(b) Take piano lessons.
(c) Ride the "L."
(d) Sing in the church choir.
15. How far does Jesse have to walk to school each day?
(a) 3 blocks.
(b) A few blocks.
(c) About a mile.
(d) 6-7 miles.
Short Answer Questions
1. Augustine and Mae come from a family of _____________________.
2. Who is Miss Lattimore?
3. In what city does Francie's father work?
4. What does Clarissa show Francie in Clarissa's room?
5. What do Augustine and Helen Butler do to Francie on the way home from school?
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