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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following is NOT something that depresses Francie at the moment?
(a) Loss of dreams to move.
(b) Her midterm grades.
(c) Loss of Jesse.
(d) Daddy not coming.
2. What do the sheriff and his deputy ask Francie and the other children?
(a) When they last saw Miss Lafayette.
(b) If Francie's father has returned yet.
(c) If they saw a red pickup truck.
(d) If they have seen Jesse.
3. Who is the maid at the Rivers' home?
4. Which of the following does NOT describe Jesse when he appears at Francie's house?
5. What do Billy and Jack threaten to do to Prez and Perry?
(a) Take them to jail.
(b) Send the dogs after them.
(c) Shave their heads.
(d) Throw them in the pond.
6. Jesse is being accused of hurting ________________ farm hand.
(a) Mr. Givens'.
(b) Mr. Bascomb's.
(c) Mr. Voiles'.
(d) Mr. Early's.
7. What did Jesse take from Mr. Bellamy's farm?
(a) A chicken.
8. Where does the family chill a watermelon?
(a) The creek.
(b) The icebox.
(c) A cave.
(d) The ice house.
9. What type of man does Francie NOT want to marry?
(a) A plumber.
(b) A teacher.
(c) A railroad man.
(d) A butcher.
10. When does Daddy's letter say that he thinks he can bring his family to Chicago?
(a) The winter.
(b) The summer.
(c) The spring.
(d) The fall.
11. Where are Mama and her children moving?
(a) Los Angeles.
(c) New York.
12. What does Francie reply when the Sheriff asks her what is wrong?
(a) Her dog got torn up by a bloodhound last night.
(b) No one has heard from her father for weeks.
(c) Mama has come down with the flu.
(d) Her aunt is not recovering from her baby's delivery.
13. What does Mama give to Francie and Prez?
(a) A radio.
(b) New books.
(c) Two dollars.
(d) New clothing.
14. How will the family travel to Chicago?
15. Who is Jesse accused of hurting?
(a) Mr. Bowen.
(b) Mr. Bryson.
(c) Mr. Bellamy.
(d) Mr. Billings.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mama bring home one day?
2. Where do Francie and Prez find empty packing boxes?
3. What is the name of the road where the family has lived?
4. What can Francie see of Jesse when he hides in her house?
5. What does Francie think about her father after so many disappointments?
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