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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In Chapter 5, what does Joan's mother chastise her about?
(a) Her grades.
(b) Her weight.
(c) Her foul language.
(d) Her boyfriend.
2. What does Joan try to help her write a new book using the new theme?
(a) Writing outside.
(b) New computer.
(c) Lighting a candle and going into a trance.
(d) Writing Coach.
3. What job does Joan love doing at the Sportsmen's Show?
(a) Water girl.
(b) Arrow girl.
(c) Ticket seller.
(d) Food seller.
4. What is the code word Sam uses in a letter to let Joan know that authorities believe she is dead?
(a) Be well.
(b) All clear.
(c) Good luck!
5. Who is Joan named after?
(a) Joan Rivers.
(b) Joan Black.
(c) Joan Didion.
(d) Joan Crawford.
6. Where does Joan go on Tuesday evenings as a young girl?
(a) Cello lesson.
(d) Book club.
7. What kind of accident does Joan use to fake her death?
(b) Falling off a bridge.
(c) Boating accident.
(d) Car accident.
8. Who is Leda Sprott?
9. Who is coming to visit Paul?
10. What is Arthur's job?
(d) Teaching Assistant.
11. What title does the publisher give Joan's new book?
(a) The RedGold Lady.
(b) Love Sonnets.
(c) Glass Wings & Icicle Teeth.
(d) Lady Oracle.
12. Why does Joan hide her career as a novelist from Arthur?
(a) He would feel jealous.
(b) She wants to surprise him later.
(c) She thinks he will disapprove.
(d) The publisher forbid it.
13. Who does Joan see at the Canadian National Exhibition?
(a) Her favorite teacher.
(b) Her parents.
(c) Her cousin.
(d) The Fat Lady.
14. Where does Joan visit her father?
(a) At the beach.
(b) At a restaurant.
(c) At home.
(d) At the hospital.
15. Why does Joan think her book will sell?
(a) Joan's confidence.
(b) Arthur's praise.
(c) Good reviews.
(d) Marlene's support.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Joan react when she sees E.P. Revele?
2. Who is the main character in the book?
3. What happens to Arthur when his political causes fail?
4. What pet is Joan allowed to have?
5. What kind of dreams does Joan have of her mother?
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