Little Earthquakes Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Jennifer Weiner
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What did the couch remind Kelly of?
(a) The couch at the nursing home.
(b) Trash.
(c) The couch her mom had during her childhood.
(d) The neighbor's couch.

2. What makes Ayinde say "Ouch"?
(a) Richard tries to touch her.
(b) Julian kicks her.
(c) She trips getting out of bed.
(d) She has a headache.

3. What has happened while Lia was at the salon?
(a) Their apartment was broken into.
(b) Sam was in an accident.
(c) Tracy got sick.
(d) Caleb has died.

4. What reason does Ayinde give Richard for Julian sleeping with them?
(a) He is sick.
(b) They don't have a crib.
(c) He is crabby.
(d) He is happy there.

5. What does Kelly think when Oliver cries?
(a) "He can't be hungry."
(b) "I am never going to sleep again."
(c) "Yea, the baby is awake."
(d) "Steve can get him."

6. What is the profession of Ayinde's husband?
(a) Doctor.
(b) Nurse.
(c) Lawyer.
(d) Professional athlete.

7. When the story opens, where is Lia sitting?
(a) In a seat on an airplane.
(b) On a bench in the park.
(c) On the couch in her home.
(d) In a chair at a friend's house.

8. Where had Lia gone when she left Caleb with the neighbor?
(a) To take a nap.
(b) To the grocery store.
(c) To the salon for a manicure and pedicure.
(d) To the doctor.

9. What does Lia give Becky while she is walking with Ava trying to calm her?
(a) A toy.
(b) Advice.
(c) A book.
(d) A blue and white burp cloth.

10. What happens to Steve during the delivery of the baby?
(a) He gets called to work.
(b) He becomes very supportive.
(c) He gets sick to his stomach.
(d) He passes out and hits his head.

11. With whom does Ayinde go for a photo shoot?
(a) Richard.
(b) Julian.
(c) Kelly.
(d) Lolo.

12. What does Julian do during the photo shoot?
(a) Cries.
(b) Spits everywhere.
(c) Pees on Ayinde's dress.
(d) Smiles and laughs.

13. How has Lia paid for everything for her trip home?
(a) Cash.
(b) Debit card.
(c) Check.
(d) Credit card.

14. Where do the friends plan to meet the morning after Kelly and Steve bring Oliver home from the hospital?
(a) At Kelly's house.
(b) In the park for a walk.
(c) At the store.
(d) For a class.

15. What profession does Becky's husband have?
(a) Doctor.
(b) Lawyer.
(c) Teacher.
(d) Accountant.

Short Answer Questions

1. How does Kelly determine that Oliver is hungry?

2. In "October Kelly," where is Kelly returning from?

3. What is on the blanket on the bed in Lia's old room?

4. What does the news station offer Ayinde?

5. Who does Becky meet when she takes Ava for a walk to try to calm her?

(see the answer keys)

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