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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Violet find in the bottom of the parrot's cage?
(a) A knife.
(b) A necklace.
(c) A shoe.
(d) A pen.
2. What does Violet see in Dorcas's picture?
(a) An angry, disturbed teenager.
(b) A sweet, beautiful woman.
(c) A stubborn girl needing a haircut.
(d) A friendly, mature girl.
3. What happens to Dorcas's mother?
(a) She gradually becomes insane.
(b) She is killed by a boyfriend.
(c) She dies in a housefire.
(d) She runs away to Mexico.
4. What does Joe buy Dorcas the first day they meet?
(a) A dress.
(b) A horse.
(c) Peppermint candy.
5. Why do Joe and Violet continue to dance standing in the train car?
(a) They aren't hungry.
(b) They do not want to be separated by the table.
(c) They do not want to lose their places.
(d) They are afraid to sit down for fear they are punished.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why doesn't a fire truck intervene during the house fire in Dorcas's home?
2. Where do Dorcas's clothespin dolls lay?
3. Why do the Miller sisters call the police station repeatedly?
4. How does Violet decide to get back at Joe?
5. What does Malvonne include in the letter from Hot Steam to Daddy Sage?
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