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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do the sheriff and the deputy help themselves to in Francie's house?
(a) A meatloaf.
(b) Daddy's cake.
(d) Some sandwiches.
2. What is the name of the road where the family has lived?
(a) Katzenbarger Road.
(b) Clyo Road.
(c) Buskins Road.
(d) Notch Road.
3. Where does the family chill a watermelon?
(a) The creek.
(b) The ice house.
(c) A cave.
(d) The icebox.
4. Mama tells Francie she wishes for _________.
(a) A hot bubble bath.
(b) A car.
(c) A massage.
(d) A Sunday off.
5. Why is Mama's pantry not as full as she remembered?
(a) She had used more for the holiday meal.
(b) Francie is giving food to Jesse.
(c) Granny has not replaced what she borrowed.
(d) Francie's appetite is causing her to eat more.
6. What does Perry invite Prez to join him in doing?
(a) Making ice cream.
(b) Going fishing.
(c) Going to the movies.
(d) Hopping a train.
7. What do Billy and Jack threaten to do to Prez and Perry?
(a) Take them to jail.
(b) Shave their heads.
(c) Throw them in the pond.
(d) Send the dogs after them.
8. Where does Francie make Jesse hide?
(a) The shed.
(b) The attic.
(c) A cave.
(d) The cellar.
9. What does Francie want to get to Jesse?
(a) Money and shoes.
(b) Food and shoes.
(c) Food and a coat.
(d) Food and money.
10. What is the name of Francie's dog?
11. How will the family travel to Chicago?
12. What does Francie give to Prez to hide in the woods?
(a) A sack of food.
(b) A gun.
(c) An envelope of money.
(d) A map.
13. Why does Francie suddenly leave work at the school teacher's home?
(a) She hears the whistle of Daddy's train coming.
(b) She is afraid Jesse will be caught during a shed search.
(c) She has food poisoning.
(d) She hears gunshots in the direction of their house.
14. What does Miss Beach accuse Francie of stealing?
(a) A pumpkin pie.
(b) Some pieces of taffy.
(c) Half a can of smoked salmon.
(d) A bag of apples.
15. Who will store the family's possessions when they leave?
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following do Mama and Francie NOT hear after returning home?
2. Who is the maid at the Rivers' home?
3. Where does Francie put food so Jesse will find it?
4. Miss Beach asks Mama if she can work for two weeks in the ____________________.
5. Who is Jesse accused of hurting?
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