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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 is the affliction of Aunt Moira's and Uncle Bob's daughter?
(a) She is autistic
(b) She is slightly mentally challenged
(c) She has epilepsy
(d) She is retarded
2. What extreme weather occurs during the last spring that Del spends in Jubilee?
(a) A blizzard
(b) A tornado
(c) A flood
(d) A hurricane
3. What news does Del receive when she returns home from her aunts' house?
(a) Uncle Craig is moving to Montana
(b) Uncle Craig has died
(c) Uncle Craig is going to Europe
(d) Uncle Craig has remarried
4. What does Del find especially troubling about Major's death?
(a) Choosing the best place to bury Major
(b) The deliberateness of the act
(c) Missing Major licking her face
(d) Missing Major's funny tricks
5. What do Del and Mary Agnes discover along the riverbank?
(a) Dead fish
(b) A dead cow
(d) A dead body
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Del put Uncle Craig's manuscript?
2. Which of the following does not bother Del about Major's having to be put down?
3. What are the names of Del's aunts?
4. What does Aunt Moira call Del?
5. What happens to Uncle Craig's manuscript?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Del's mother's occupation in this chapter?
2. What social and self improvement activities does Del's mother engage in?
3. What is Del's mother's position on religion?
4. Why does Benny ask Del if she can write?
5. What object of Uncle Craig's do Del's aunts give to her after his death?
6. 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?
7. How does Del come to the realization that not all prayers are answered in the way one would like?
8. How old is Del in this chapter and what is her current quest in life?
9. What is Del's experience with prayer related to her sewing lessons?
10. Why is Del helpless when it comes to helping Owen save Major?
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