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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. Which of the following does Del's mother not eventually refer to her as on their sales trips?
(c) Useless cargo
2. What happens to Uncle Craig's manuscript?
(a) Del makes arrangements to have it edited
(b) Del has it published
(c) Del donates it to the library
(d) Del assumes it is ruined
3. How many acres does Del's family live on?
4. Who tries to force Del to view Uncle Craig's body?
(b) Del's mother
(c) Aunt Elspeth
(d) Mary Agnes
5. Benny asks Del to _______________.
(a) Pick up his laundry
(b) Bake a cake for him
(c) Write a letter for him
(d) Clean his house
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Del's favorite thing out of all of Benny's possessions?
2. What are the names of Del's aunts?
3. Where do Aunt Elspeth and Aunt Grace move after Uncle Craig's death?
4. How long to Uncle Bill and Aunt Nile stay at Del's house?
5. Which of the following do Del's aunts not do for the family?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the circumstances of Del's biting Mary Agnes?
2. What do Del's aunts believe about ambition in life?
3. What social and self improvement activities does Del's mother engage in?
4. What is the fate of Uncle Craig's manuscript?
5. Why does Benny ask Del if she can write?
6. What is Del's mother's position on religion?
7. Who is the surprise visitor from America who arrives at Del's house one day?
8. Where does Del live and how does she feel about her home?
9. What is especially troubling for Del about the plan to kill Major?
10. What is Del's favorite of Benny's possessions?
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