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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does True Belle sew to the hem of her dress?
(a) Her fine silver.
(b) A picture of her daughter.
(c) Twenty-two years' wages.
(d) A one-dollar bill.
2. What does Lestory find when he gets back to his cabin?
(a) Golden Gray is passed out in the corner.
(b) His posessions are stolen.
(c) His house is on fire.
(d) Honor is washing blood off the girl's face.
3. What do Joe or Violet do after supper near the end of the story?
(a) Wash dishes.
(b) Go for a walk.
(c) Call their parents.
(d) Play poker.
4. Why does Felice's mother end up stealing the ring?
(a) To show Felice's father that she has courage.
(b) To get even with the white man.
(c) Because she is angry with the little girl.
(d) She plans to sell it for cash.
5. What does Rose tell people about why her husband leaves?
(a) He is going to college in New York City.
(b) He is very sick and has to get professional help.
(c) He is fed up with the price of coffee and his daughter's physical ailments.
(d) He is running from the police.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Felice's response to Violet's invitation?
2. Why do Joe and Violet go up on the roof together?
3. What does Joe hear in the woods after fishing?
4. What other girls are "after" Acton?
5. What does Violet Felice carry as she climbs the stairs?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the narrator describe Acton?
2. Who are the only people who do not know that Vera Louise has a son with a black man?
3. Describe what Joe and Violet do together at night in Chapter 10.
4. Why does Dorcas break up with Joe?
5. Why doesn't Dorcas want anyone to call an ambulance for her after she is shot?
6. In Chapter Seven, why does Joe think Wild is his own mother?
7. Describe the way Dorcas is feeling at the party in the beginning of Chapter Eight.
8. Describe Acton's reaction to the shooting of Dorcas in Chapter Eight.
9. In Chapter Seven, what does Henry Lestory find when he gets back to his cabin?
10. In Chapter 10, why does Alice Manfred move back to Springfield? What do you think is the real reason she moves back to Springfield?
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