|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through 1984 January-June.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Annie has to remind herself that the situation with her mother ___________________.
(a) Is reality.
(b) Is just temporary.
(c) Is a payback.
(d) Is impossible.
2. Which of the following does NOT describe Blanche?
(a) She has accidents.
(b) She needs lots of care.
(c) She wets the bed.
(d) She loves situation comedies.
3. Annie's story explores the connection between ___________________.
(a) Father and son.
(b) Mother and daughter.
(c) Brother and sister.
(d) Husband and wife.
4. What is it about her mother's physical appearance that is most distressing for Annie?
(a) Her pale skin.
(b) Her wrinkles.
(c) Her stringy hair.
(d) Her vacant eyes.
5. When Annie was young, she believed her mother _________________.
(a) Was a beauty queen.
(b) Knew everything.
(c) Was comedic.
(d) Was a shrew.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the author do with the events she summarizes?
2. Whose feelings does Annie examine primarily in the book?
3. One of Blanche's roommates is __________________.
4. Why does Annie's mother buy such an expensive handbag?
5. What physical ailment does Annie experience lately?
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