Chapters 1 - 5 (Pages 9 - 33)
1. The novel begins with a recalled conversation between Lisa Shilling and her parents. Which of Lisa's acquaintances is present for the conversation?
(a) Betsy Goodman.
(b) Mary Nell Fickett.
(c) Elizabeth Frazer.
(d) Brian Morris.
2. Lisa Shilling's conversation with her parents opens the novel. What does Lisa tell her parents during this conversation?
(a) That she is failing algebra.
(b) That she is dropping out of high school.
(c) That she is engaged to Brian Morris.
(d) That she thinks she's going crazy.
3. Lisa Shilling's conversation with her parents opens the novel. Lisa tries to talk to her parents about something important. Lisa's mother, Mrs. Shilling, responds by doing what?
(a) Listening to Lisa's concerns.
(b) Telling Lisa she can't get married.
(c) Asking Lisa's sister and friend if they would like more food.
(d) Telling Lisa to go talk to her father.
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