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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 does Del do one day when she is tired of repeating answers?
(c) Runs away
(d) Pretends to vomit
2. What is the name of the store Del must pass to get home?
(a) Mini Mart
(b) Flats Road Market
(c) Last Chance Grocery
(d) Buckles Store
3. Who is Del's brother?
4. Del's prays that she will _____________________________.
(a) Go to a good college
(b) Not have to continue to suffer with learning to sew
(c) Grow up to be beautiful
(d) Marry a rich man
5. What type of newspapers does Benny collect?
Short Answer Questions
1. How many acres does Del's family live on?
2. What is the affliction of Aunt Moira's and Uncle Bob's daughter?
3. Why do Aunt Elspeth and Aunt Grace move?
4. What does Del notice while shoveling snow one day?
5. What does Del's mother tell Del about Uncle Bill?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do Del's aunts believe about ambition in life?
2. How does Del become a living sales prop for Del's mother's encyclopedia sales?
3. What is especially troubling for Del about the plan to kill Major?
4. What social and self improvement activities does Del's mother engage in?
5. Where do Del's aunts move after Uncle Craig dies?
6. How does Del behave when she no longer wants to participate in her mother's sales calls?
7. How does Del finally land a part in the operetta?
8. How does Del manage the news that Uncle Craig has died?
9. 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?
10. What happens to Mr. Chamberlain after his time with Del in the country that day?
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