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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Mama does not punish Francie for _______________________.
(a) Helping Jesse.
(b) Skipping school.
(c) Calling her Daddy.
(d) Spilling the milk.
2. What is the last piece of mail the family receives at their house?
(a) A letter from Daddy.
(b) A flyer.
(c) A postcard from California.
(d) A church bulletin.
3. Francie and her mother work for ______________, a school teacher.
(a) Miss Rivers.
(b) Miss Rikers.
(c) Miss Rayburn.
(d) Miss Reginald.
4. What do the sheriff and his deputy ask Francie and the other children?
(a) If they saw a red pickup truck.
(b) If Francie's father has returned yet.
(c) If they have seen Jesse.
(d) When they last saw Miss Lafayette.
5. Where are Mama and her children moving?
(a) Los Angeles.
(b) New York.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the last name of Billy and Jack?
2. What does Prez tell Miss Mabel when he sees her?
3. What does someone from the search party throw against Mama's house?
4. What does Mama bring home one day?
5. Mama tells Francie she wishes for _________.
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Jesse tell Francie about what happened with Mr. Bellamy and why he is in trouble?
2. What arrives in the mail that lets Francie know that Jesse has made it to California?
3. Why does Clarissa Montgomery drive to Francine's house on the night the men and the dogs are searching for Jesse?
4. What makes Francie run away from her job at Miss Rivers' home and what does she tell her mother about it?
5. What stresses does Francie experience? Why are they particularly trying for a young girl?
6. What preparations does Francie make for helping Jesse after she returns from visiting Auntie?
7. When does Francie become sure that Jesse is hiding in the woods?
8. What is the content of Daddy's letter? How does the family react to it?
9. Who is Mr. Early? Why is he so intent on capturing Jesse?
10. What does Francie see the Bascombs doing as she sneaks through the woods?
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