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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. What does Deputy Bates tell Julia about his earlier discovery?
2. Who had beaten Hazel after Brother Vern took her back to her house?
3. What is noticeable about the condition of the person in #80?
4. Why does Lillian advise Julia not to notify authorities about the boy?
5. Who is Binkie Enloe?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Sam able to tell Julia about whether her husband planned on leaving his estate to the church?
2. How does Julia plan to make her dead husband suffer by the way she manages this situation?
3. Why is Julia anxious to speak to Pastor Ledbetter about her situation and how does he disappoint her?
4. How is Brother Vern's betrayal the final straw for Julia in terms of being taken for granted?
5. What does Julia find at her home when she returns from Hazel's house?
6. What is Julia's response when Lillian tells her about the rumors around town?
7. Why does Julia think that her house was ransacked?
8. What was the nature of the relationship between Julia and Wesley Lloyd and why did he choose her for his wife?
9. How is Julia selfless in the ways that she helps Hazel and Little Lloyd?
10. What does Julia learn about her husband's wealth and her inheritance?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a character study of Wesley Lloyd. What were his physical characteristics? What were his motivations? What were his fears? What were his dreams? What else can you say about Wesley Lloyd?
Essay Topic 2
Project into the future ten years after the end of the novel and write a brief synopsis for Julia's life. Will Hazel and Little Lloyd still be present in her life? What kind of child is Little Lloyd? What role does Sam play in Julia's life? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
Create a character study of Brother Vern. What are his physical characteristics? What are his motivations? What are his fears? What are his dreams? What else can you say about Vern?
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