Grace Notes Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

Bernard MacLaverty
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 99 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Grace Notes Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What kind of business did Catherine's father own?

2. What kind of depression does Catherine confess to her mother she has?

3. Why were some of the buildings in Catherine's town boarded up?

4. What does Catherine tell Miss Bingham she is working on?

5. Why does Catherine's mother want them to go to the graveyard the day after her father was buried?

Short Essay Questions

1. Why does Catherine decide she can't wear jeans to her father's funeral?

2. How does Catherine's father react to the news that she won't be coming home for Christmas and how does Catherine react to him?

3. How does Catherine's father look when she sees him again?

4. How does Catherine relax while she is experiencing the labor pains?

5. What do Catherine and her mother see at the grave site when they go to visit?

6. What does Catherine notice as she enters the living quarters above the pub?

7. What did Catherine play for her mother and how did her mother react?

8. What happened in Catherine's hometown according to the bus driver?

9. What does Catherine remember her mother telling her about Catherine's birth?

10. What is Catherine given as a reward for passing her qualifying exam?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

In what ways does Catherin show she is unsure and steady? In what ways does she show that she is ready to move forward?

Essay Topic 2

What does Catherine focus on while she is in Ireland? Why do you think she focuses on this? Does this help or harm her? Why do you feel this way?

Essay Topic 3

What is one of the central tenants of Taoism? How is Taoism related to Catherine? How does it affect her beliefs about music?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 1,144 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Grace Notes Lesson Plans
Grace Notes from BookRags. (c)2015 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.