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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 does Sonny decide to go to the cafe for the first time since Sam told him he was not allowed?
(a) Because he likes confrontation.
(b) Dwayne asks him to meet him there.
(c) He can't stay away from Genevieve any longer.
(d) Because Sam will be sleeping.

2. Sonny delivers butane to a ranch in ________________.
(a) Ireland.
(b) England.
(c) Scotland.
(d) Wales.

3. What sport can the Thalia students play if they don't sneak off for lunch?
(a) Kickball.
(b) Basketball.
(c) Badminton.
(d) Volleyball.

4. When Sonny gets back to the gym what does Coach Popper ask him?
(a) Did the doctor give Ruth any prescriptions?
(b) Did Ruth kiss Sonny?
(c) Did Ruth ask about where Coach Popper was?
(d) Did Ruth cry?

5. What happens when Ruth and Sonny come home from the doctor in Chapter 11?
(a) Coach Popper is waiting for them.
(b) He kisses her goodbye and leaves.
(c) Ruth cries.
(d) They sleep together.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who takes care of the mentally slow Billy?

2. What does Jacy say about premarital sex?

3. Who does Sonny think about while trying to fall asleep the night of the annual square dance?

4. When Sonny gets back to the rooming house, who does he fantasize about until he falls asleep?

5. Ruth asks Sonny into her house for what?

Short Essay Questions

1. Why do you think Dwayne believes he is still going to marry Jacy?

2. Why does Jacy second guess dumping Dwayne?

3. It is Sonny and Charlene's anniversary in Chapter 2. What does Charlene demand that Sonny give her for their anniversary? What does Sonny actually give her?

4. Why does Lois tell Jacy she should not marry Dwayne?

5. Why do you think Sonny reacts the way that he does to the men trying to console the truck driver?

6. Do you think that Abilene gets an ego boost by coming to Thalia? Please cite examples from the book.

7. Why did Sam never marry the girl from the tank?

8. Why does Dwayne not go and visit Sonny when he visits Thalia after boot camp?

9. Why do you think Jacy decides to go with Sonny?

10. Why does Marlene think about Charlene being sent away to have her baby when Charlene isn't pregnant?

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