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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Violet decide to get back at Joe?
(a) Leave Joe forever.
(b) Have an affair in their home.
(c) Become pregnant.
(d) Kill his pet dog.
2. What does Violet do in response to her crazy episodes?
(a) She becomes a musician.
(b) She becomes more and more silent.
(c) She writes in her journal.
(d) She goes to find a priest.
3. How is Alice Manfred related to Dorcas?
(a) Alice and Dorcas are sisters.
(b) Alice and Dorcas are second cousins.
(c) Dorcas is Alice's daughter.
(d) Alice is Dorcas's aunt.
4. Why doesn't Violet sleep at night?
(a) She sleeps too much during the day.
(b) She is awakened by nightmares.
(c) The birds are gone.
(d) Joe snores loudly.
5. How is Violet described by the author?
(a) Chubby and pleasant.
(b) Skinny and over fifty.
(c) Attractive and haunting.
(d) Wrinkly and harsh.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Violet see in Dorcas's picture?
2. What does Malvonne do for a living?
3. What does Joe buy Dorcas the first day they meet?
4. In the beginning of the book, why does Joe say he shoots Dorcas?
5. What does the train conductor announce when he walks through the cabin where Joe and Violet are standing?
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