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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How fast can Peck's favorite car go from 0 to 60?
(a) 10.2 seconds.
(b) 8.9 seconds.
(c) 7.8 seconds.
(d) 9.6 seconds

2. What does a voice announce as an adult Li'l Bit comes on stage to explain her family's nicknames?
(a) Driving in First Gear.
(b) Driving in Second Gear.
(c) Driving in Reverse.
(d) Idling in the Neutral Gear.

3. How long has the restaurant that Li'l Bit and Peck are dining at been open?
(a) Since the 1700s.
(b) Since the 17th century.
(c) 100 years.
(d) 1 year.

4. How old is Grandma when she marries?
(a) 15.
(b) 14.
(c) 16.
(d) 17.

5. The male Greek chorus interacts with Peck and Li'l Bit in what way during their special dinner?
(a) As a soldier.
(b) As Big Papa.
(c) As a police officer.
(d) As a waiter.

6. What happens with Li'l Bit at school in 1970?
(a) She fails her classes.
(b) She is kicked out.
(c) She makes honor roll.
(d) She quits school.

7. Who or what is Li'l Bit's constant companion in her dorm room?
(a) Teacher.
(b) Drugs.
(c) Rich man's daughter.
(d) Canadian V.O.

8. Li'l Bit's cousin's nickname is what?
(a) B.B.
(b) Bubba.
(c) R.R.
(d) Big Bobby.

9. When the countryside is dotted with farmhouses, what do people witness from their front porches?
(a) An eclipse.
(b) Tornados.
(c) Planes taking off.
(d) The Civil War.

10. Who is taking Li'l Bit to the prom?
(a) Peck.
(b) Greg.
(c) No one; she's not going to prom.
(d) Claude.

11. Grandma calls her husband a big bull. The characters report that he wants sex how often?
(a) Three times a week.
(b) Daily.
(c) Three times a day.
(d) Weekly.

12. What kind of car does Li'l Bit drive around in during the Nixon recession?
(a) 1968 VW Beetle.
(b) 1965 Mustang.
(c) 1969 Corvette.
(d) 1960 coupe.

13. What smells does Li'l Bit describe in the first scene?
(a) Oil and gas from the car.
(b) Fresh country air.
(c) Clover, hay, and leather dashboard.
(d) Animals and damp soil.

14. Who is Peck married to?
(a) Mother.
(b) Aunt Mary.
(c) We never find out.
(d) He's divorced.

15. Where does Li'l Bit receive her first driving lesson at?
(a) The Beltsville Agricultural Farms parking lot.
(b) On rural Maryland roads.
(c) In front of her house.
(d) At her grandparent's house.

Short Answer Questions

1. Li'l Bit asks her mother and grandmother something about sex, but receives conflicting answers. What does she ask?

2. Peck encouraged Li'l Bit to have a drink. What does she order?

3. When does Li'l Bit begin moving away from the Men, Sex, and Women scene?

4. What action causes Li'l Bit to comment on Peck's dexterity?

5. Peck says that Li'l Bit knows the car inside and out in what length of time?

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