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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 say about her Uncle Benny?
(a) He is such a loser
(b) He is very negative
(c) He is brilliant
(d) He really isn't her uncle
2. Where is it thought that Madeleine moves after leaving Benny?
3. Who is the boarder that Del's mother takes in?
(a) Fawn Dogherty
(b) Fern Dogherty
(c) Fern Dawson
(d) Felicia Dogherty
4. What announcement does Benny make?
(a) He is married
(b) He is moving away
(c) He has to have surgery
(d) He is converting to Catholicism
5. What extreme weather occurs during the last spring that Del spends in Jubilee?
(a) A tornado
(b) A hurricane
(c) A blizzard
(d) A flood
Short Answer Questions
1. Del realizes that prayer and ____________ do not always fit nicely together.
2. Del's mother denounces religion and _______________________________.
3. What reality about Uncle Benny does Del try to understand?
4. What is the affliction of Aunt Moira's and Uncle Bob's daughter?
5. Which of the following is not present in Del's aunts' home?
Short Essay Questions
1. What social and self improvement activities does Del's mother engage in?
2. 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?
3. What is Del's mother's position on religion?
4. How does Del behave when she no longer wants to participate in her mother's sales calls?
5. What is the fate of Uncle Craig's manuscript?
6. What is Del's experience with prayer related to her sewing lessons?
7. How does Del manage the news that Uncle Craig has died?
8. How does Del become a living sales prop for Del's mother's encyclopedia sales?
9. Why is Del helpless when it comes to helping Owen save Major?
10. What prompts Del to call Uncle Bill her "fairy godfather?"
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