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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do Del's aunts believe should be avoided in life?
2. Del's mother denounces religion and _______________________________.
(a) The idea that Christ died on the cross for us
3. Which of the following does Del's mother not eventually refer to her as on their sales trips?
(d) Useless cargo
4. What are the names of Del's aunts?
(a) Elise and Grace
(b) Elsie and Grace
(c) Elspeth and Grace
(d) Elspeth and Graciela
5. Where does Del spend time at Uncle Craig's house in order to avoid his dead body?
(d) Back porch
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the affliction of Aunt Moira's and Uncle Bob's daughter?
2. What news does Del receive when she returns home from her aunts' house?
3. Who is the main character of this book?
4. What is the plan to keep Major from killing again?
5. According to Del's mother, God was made by man, ______________________________.
Short Essay Questions
1. What is especially troubling for Del about the plan to kill Major?
2. What is Del's mother's position on religion?
3. What object of Uncle Craig's do Del's aunts give to her after his death?
4. What is Del's experience with prayer related to her sewing lessons?
5. How does Del come to the realization that not all prayers are answered in the way one would like?
6. How does Del manage the news that Uncle Craig has died?
7. When Del stays with her aunts for the summer there is an event which sticks out in her mind. What is the event and what does it point out about her aunts?
8. What does Del relate about fishing with her Uncle Benny and her brother, Owen?
9. What are some of the animals at Uncle Benny's house?
10. What is the episode that evolves after Major kills a sheep?
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