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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Del's job during the fishing expeditions?
(a) Bait hooks
(b) Catch frogs
(c) Clean fish
(d) Dig worms
2. With what animals at Benny's house does Benny claim he will make soup?
3. What do Del and Mary Agnes discover along the riverbank?
(a) Dead fish
(b) A dead cow
(d) A dead body
4. Who tries to force Del to view Uncle Craig's body?
(a) Mary Agnes
(c) Del's mother
(d) Aunt Elspeth
5. What name does Del call Uncle Bill?
(a) The highest branch of the family tree
(b) Fairy godmother
(c) Her favorite uncle
(d) A blessing in disguise
6. Which of the following is not present in Del's aunts' home?
(a) Double ententre
(b) Unkind jabs disguised as jokes
(c) Compassion for those less fortunate
(d) Intricate formality
7. How does Del believe her prayer is answered?
(a) Her teacher excuses her from sewing lessons
(b) She gets asked to the prom
(c) Her hair is really shiny
(d) She gets a college scholarship
8. Which of the following do Del's aunts not do for the family?
(a) Tutor the children
(b) Darn socks
(c) Bake and cook
(d) Preserve fruits and vegetables
9. What is the name of the road where Del's family lives?
(a) Marker Road
(b) Flats Road
(c) Children's Home Road
(d) Stingley Road
10. What does Uncle Bill call Del's mother?
11. What do Del's aunts believe should be avoided in life?
12. What happens to Uncle Craig's manuscript?
(a) Del assumes it is ruined
(b) Del donates it to the library
(c) Del has it published
(d) Del makes arrangements to have it edited
13. What does Del do to Mary Agnes?
(a) Pushes her down the steps
(b) Slaps her
(c) Bites her
(d) Screams at her
14. Benny is a collector of ________________.
(c) Fenton glass
15. How many acres does Del's family live on?
Short Answer Questions
1. What product does Del's mother sell?
2. Del's mother denounces religion and _______________________________.
3. Which of the following does Del's mother not eventually refer to her as on their sales trips?
4. What has the family's dog done recently?
5. During what months do Del's mother and the children live in the rented house?
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