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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How did Uncle Craig die?
(a) Gun shot wound
(b) Terminal illness
(c) Heart attack
(d) Car accident
2. With what animals at Benny's house does Benny claim he will make soup?
3. What does Del do with the box containing Uncle Craig's manuscript?
(a) Puts photos in it
(b) Puts frogs in it
(c) Puts her jewelry in it
(d) Puts her own writing in it
4. What does Uncle Bill call Del's mother?
5. How long to Uncle Bill and Aunt Nile stay at Del's house?
(a) One month
(b) One week
(c) One afternoon
(d) One night
6. Where is it thought that Madeleine moves after leaving Benny?
7. What rumor does Benny confirm to the Jordans about Madeleine?
(a) She is still married to someone else
(b) She is an ex-convict
(c) She beats her child
(d) She is a lesbian
8. What can Del not give Owen regarding Major?
(a) False hope
(b) A new home
(c) A rescue plan
(d) Obedience lessons
9. What happens to Uncle Craig's manuscript?
(a) Del donates it to the library
(b) Del assumes it is ruined
(c) Del makes arrangements to have it edited
(d) Del has it published
10. How old is Del in this chapter?
11. 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
12. Who is Uncle Bill's second wife?
(a) Aunt Naomi
(b) Aunt Betty
(c) Aunt Esther
(d) Aunt Nile
13. Del is asked to recall on cue information such as the names of the American presidents or _______________________.
(a) The periodic elements
(b) Signers of the Declaration of Independence
(c) The capitals of South American countries
(d) The Latin names for herbs
14. Del spends days fishing with Uncle Benny along the _______________ River.
15. What does Del's mother tell Del about Uncle Bill?
(a) He is dying
(b) He is not really her uncle
(c) He is a wealthy man
(d) He is moving to Europe
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the town where Del's family lives on the outskirts?
2. Where does Del's mother rent a house?
3. What extreme weather occurs during the last spring that Del spends in Jubilee?
4. Who is the boarder that Del's mother takes in?
5. What do Del's aunts believe should be avoided in life?
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