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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is the main character of this book?
(a) Del Shannon
(b) Deb Jordan
(c) Deb Hall
(d) Del Jordan
2. Where do Dill and Uncle Bill go to the grocery?
(a) Last Chance Deli
(b) Jubilation Market
(c) Red Front Grocery
3. What is the name of the woman Benny brings home?
4. What do Del's aunts believe should be avoided in life?
5. Which of the following activities does Del's mother not do?
(a) Designs clothes
(b) Takes a correspondence history course
(c) Writes letters to the newspapers
(d) Joins a book group
6. Which of the following is not present in Del's aunts' home?
(a) Compassion for those less fortunate
(b) Unkind jabs disguised as jokes
(c) Intricate formality
(d) Double ententre
7. Who is Uncle Bill's second wife?
(a) Aunt Nile
(b) Aunt Esther
(c) Aunt Betty
(d) Aunt Naomi
8. Benny is a collector of ________________.
(c) Fenton glass
9. What do Del's aunts think about Uncle Craig's decision not to run for election?
(a) It is noble
(b) It is a waste of talent
(c) It is a joke
(d) It is tragic
10. How old is Del in this chapter?
11. What does Del do to try to understand religion?
(a) Reads the Bible
(b) Attend services a various churches
(c) Watches TV evangelists
(d) Goes to Gospel meetings
12. Which of the following does Del not wish to believe in?
(a) That she will have six children
(b) Uncle Bill's version of their childhood
(c) The world presented in Benny's newspapers
(d) That her mother is the woman in the painting
13. Where does Del's mother rent a house?
(a) In town
(b) In the suburbs
(c) In the country
(d) In a neighboring town
14. What does Del do with the box containing Uncle Craig's manuscript?
(a) Puts her jewelry in it
(b) Puts frogs in it
(c) Puts photos in it
(d) Puts her own writing in it
15. What is the name of Del's dog?
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Owen's plan for saving Major?
2. What does Del's mother do in an attempt to develop a social life?
3. Where is it thought that Madeleine moves after leaving Benny?
4. What was Uncle Craig doing when he died?
5. What announcement does Benny make?
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