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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. Why does Arty begin to grow jealous of young Chick?
(a) Because he has a larger bedroom.
(b) Because Chick is too young to realize that he is a freak.
(c) Because Chick appears outwardly normal.
(d) Because Chick's powers are the most valuable.
2. What is the name of the establishment where Miranda works?
(a) The Dark Horse.
(b) The Slippery Rock.
(c) The Paper Castle.
(d) The Glass House.
3. Aside from the Binewski daughters, what is the hair color of all the other girls who work for the circus?
4. When Oly arrives home after visiting Miranda's work, what is she worried about that prevents her from falling asleep?
(a) Miranda's safety traveling home from work.
(b) Her own pride.
(c) The police coming to arrest her.
(d) The nightmares that plague her.
5. How do Lil and Al obtain their freakish children?
(a) The children are scientifically created in test tubes.
(b) The children are dropped off at the circus by frightened parents.
(c) Lil and Al adopt unwanted children from orphanages.
(d) Lil experiments with drugs during her pregnancies.
Short Answer Questions
1. What job does Zephr McGurk take on in order to stay close to Arty?
2. What is Miranda's job at this establishment?
3. What does Vern Bogner do when he sees the Binewskis step out of their car?
4. What does Lillian say is the greatest gift a parent can give to their children?
5. What is Oly's birth defect?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Chick almost abandoned by the Binewski family?
2. How is the twins' sick horse healed?
3. Describe Arty's appearance.
4. Describe how we first see Oly's adult life.
5. Who is Leona, and what happened to her?
6. What happens when Oly visits Miranda at work?
7. Describe the invention that Zephr McGurk brings to Arty.
8. How does Oly gain access to Miss Lick's life?
9. What does Lil Binewski do that is unusual during her pregnancies?
10. What happens when Arty asks Chick to make him a roast beef sandwich?
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