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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. Why is Georgie different from many people around her?
(a) She is a homosexual transvestite.
(b) She looks like a man.
(c) She is gay.
(d) She is a transvestite.
2. In the parking lot, what game do the hipsters decide to play?
(a) They throw the horseshoe around.
(b) They play chicken with their cars.
(c) They play a game of mum.
(d) They play a card game called Spades.
3. Why doesn't Georgie want to go home?
(a) She hates being at home with her family.
(b) She thinks her mother will be frightened.
(c) She is afraid her father will be home.
(d) Her brother is at home and makes her life miserable.
4. What does this do to Georgie?
(a) She is resigned to his decision.
(b) She feels excited.
(c) She vows to keep trying.
(d) Makes her sad. She takes more drugs to feel better.
5. Even though Tommy and Spook are supposed to be friends, how is Spook treated?
(a) Like a brother.
(c) Very well.
(d) Like the baby's uncle.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why won't the owner of the bar address Freddie and his group as "Sir"?
2. How does Shelby write the fight scenes?
3. How does the first chapter of the book begin?
4. Who do the sailors think the hipsters sympathize with?
5. What do the hippies think of the music that the sailors play?
Short Essay Questions
1. When Spook announces he has obtained an old police motorbike, how do the party guests react?
2. How does her family react?
3. On the same day as the wedding, what else occurs?
4. The novel begins in this place and is frequented by what group?
5. What has Georgie struggled to find for most of his life?
6. At the end of the story, what does the party end up being?
7. What does this story reveal about Brooklyn residents?
8. Why does Vinnie allow his friends to throw knives at Georgie?
9. What causes Freddie and his friends to chase after the sailors?
10. How does Georgie's lifestyle isolated him from others?
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