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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 Tiger tell Jesse Wade that she is giving up?
(c) Chocolate cake.
2. What does Jesse Wade ask Tiger to do at lunchtime?
(a) Sit with him under an oak tree.
(b) Set up a lemonade stand.
(c) Ride bikes to town.
(d) Swim in their new pool.
3. What does Jesse tell Tiger about Abby Lynn?
(a) She has a new swimming pool.
(b) She is going to Hawaii for vacation.
(c) She is moving to Chicago.
(d) She has a crush on Donald Johnson.
4. Who will handle Granny's funeral arrangements?
(c) Mr. Thompson.
(d) Aunt Dorie Kay.
5. What does Corrina do in church that causes the whole congregation to laugh?
(a) Gets the hiccups.
(b) Trips going up the aisle?
(c) Keeps singing after the music stops.
(d) Loudly calls attention to Granny's snoring.
Short Answer Questions
1. How did Tiger learn about Corrina's childlike mental state?
2. What escapes on the farm because a gate was left open?
3. What slight injury does Corrina get at the picnic?
4. Which of Tiger's friends does she play baseball with at the church picnic?
5. What is delivered to Tiger's house while her aunt is visiting?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who is Mr. Thompson and what is the prized project he is working on?
2. How does Tiger's behavior show that she is becoming more sensitive to the opinions of those outside her home?
3. Why does Tiger think that Granny is preparing her for marriage?
4. How does the author show that Corrina is more like Tiger's sibling than her mother?
5. What gift does Aunt Dorie Kay have delivered for the Parker family, and how do the family members accept it?
6. What makes Tiger start to think about growing up and becoming a young woman?
7. What does Tiger learn about Abby Lynn's swimming party that makes her not being invited even more hurtful?
8. What negative characteristic is revealed about Abby Lynn's character regarding the swimming party?
9. What is Tiger's relationship with Jesse Wade?
10. Who is Abby Lynn and what does Corrina do at the gym that embarrasses Tiger in front of her?
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