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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old was Julia when she met Wesley Lloyd?
2. What does Leonard Conover talk to Julia about?
3. Julia tells the person in #94 that she will be using her home __________________.
4. How long had Julia been married to her husband?
5. Who is Binkie Enloe?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Sam advise Julia to do in order to check on Little Lloyd?
2. What is Julia's response when Lillian tells her about the rumors around town?
3. How is Julia selfless in the ways that she helps Hazel and Little Lloyd?
4. How does Julia plan to make her dead husband suffer by the way she manages this situation?
5. What is Sam able to tell Julia about whether her husband planned on leaving his estate to the church?
6. How does Julia know that the whole town will soon know her business after she has had a visit from LuAnne Conover?
7. Why does Julia feel she cannot talk to Pastor Ledbetter about all the problems that have cropped up in her life recently?
8. What startles Julia about the vehicle Brother Vern is driving and another one driving by her house?
9. What mixed feelings does Julia have when Brother Vern arrives to take Little Lloyd?
10. What does Julia find at her home when she returns from Hazel's house?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The author uses more than one instance of irony in the book. Cite at least two other examples you can identify in the novel and note why they are examples of irony.
Essay Topic 2
Create a character study of Sam Murdoch. What are his physical characteristics? What are his motivations? What are his fears? What are his dreams? What else can you say about Sam?
Essay Topic 3
Create a character study of Hazel. What are her physical characteristics? What are her motivations? What are her fears? What are her dreams? What else can you say about Hazel?
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