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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why do Joe and Violet continue to dance standing in the train car?
(a) They do not want to be separated by the table.
(b) They do not want to lose their places.
(c) They are afraid to sit down for fear they are punished.
(d) They aren't hungry.
2. In the beginning of the book, why does Joe say he shoots Dorcas?
(a) He is trying to shoot someone else.
(b) She tries to rob him.
(c) He wants to capture her forever.
(d) He wants to keep the feeling of love going.
3. Who does Dorcas stay with when Alice goes to work?
(a) True Belle.
(b) The Miller sisters.
(c) Joe's mother.
(d) No one.
4. What does the green and yellow parrot repeat?
(a) "I love you".
(b) "You're an angel".
(c) "Please help me".
(d) "You're the best man I ever met".
5. Why is Violet committed to gaining weight?
(a) She wants to be admitted to the hospital.
(b) She thinks it makes her look crazier.
(c) She is trying to get the hips and backside she has as a young woman.
(d) She thinks it makes Joe feel sorry for her.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the white men refer to the best hunter?
2. Why doesn't a fire truck intervene during the house fire in Dorcas's home?
3. Where does Violet's father travel to look for work?
4. What does Joe think of when he imagines Dorcas?
5. What happens the same day Dorcas's mother is burned in the house fire?
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