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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Mr. Kenmore's Sunday hobby?
(a) Playing piano.
(c) Flying planes.
(d) Playing golf.
2. What does Mama promise to the woman to cover the $75 she is short for the surgery?
(a) A year's worth of cooking.
(b) A room in the boardinghouse.
(c) A carpenter to do the surgeon's home renovations.
(d) Her silver broch.
3. Why does the family not serve food to the boarders on Sundays?
(a) It is a family day.
(b) The family wants to save money.
(c) The family runs out of food every Sunday.
(d) The boarders fasted on Sundays.
4. How is Mama able to come up with money to pay for the surgery?
(a) Aunts and uncles give her money.
(b) She takes money out of her downtown bank account.
(c) Katrin's school friends give the family money.
(d) Nels takes on a second job.
5. Which aunt is having trouble keeping boarders?
(a) Aunt Elna.
(b) Aunt Trina.
(c) Aunt Jenny.
(d) Aunt Marta.
6. Who was Aunt Elna betrothed to?
7. What does Aunt Jenny bring Mama when she comes home from the hospital?
(d) A Blanket.
8. Where does the family celebrate a wedding?
(a) The old chicken ranch.
(b) On the bay.
(c) Their home.
(d) A church.
9. What is the name of the specialist who is going to perform Papa's surgery?
(a) Dr. Beauchamp.
(b) Dr. Johnson.
(c) Dr. Francis.
(d) Dr. Hester.
10. What adult drink does Papa let Katrin have at the end of Chapter 10?
11. Why does Cora say her and Nels can not join the family for dinner?
(a) They are seeing a ballet.
(b) They have dinner plans.
(c) They are playing tennis.
(d) She is not hungry.
12. Which person is not a boarder at the Steiner Street house?
(a) Mr. Lewis.
(b) Mr. Stanton.
(c) Mr. Clark.
(d) Mrs. Karboe.
13. Why does Cora not want Nels to become a doctor?
(a) She wants him to join the army.
(b) She wants him to raise their children.
(c) She wants him to be a pilot.
(d) She wants him to work in her family's business.
14. Where does Katrin plan to work over her vacation?
(a) The diner.
(b) The drugstore.
(c) The hospital.
(d) The candy shop.
15. Which aunt has gossip about their old Aunt Elna?
(a) Aunt Marta.
(b) Aunt Sigrid.
(c) Aunt Trina.
(d) Aunt Jenny.
Short Answer Questions
1. What type of cookies does Aunt Elna love to make?
2. What is Mama's request before choosing a hospital?
3. What does Mama do with Christine's hospital food?
4. Who is Frank?
5. What does Dagmar ask Mama to do with the cat?
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