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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 Kate say her body looks like?
(a) A rotten peach
(b) A flabby fat person
(c) A fence post
(d) A baby's
2. What does Ellen say her mother had nightmares about?
(b) Being buried alive
(c) Babies and thunderstorms
(d) Snakes and spiders
3. Where is the lunch held after Kate's funeral?
(a) At George and Kate's home
(b) At the Duane's
(c) At the church
(d) At a local restaurant
4. What does Kate say is the key to decorating the tree in the park?
(a) Being generous
(b) Being conservative
(c) Being glittery
(d) Being gaudy
5. What color are Ms. Duane's eyes?
(b) The book doesn't say
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Ellen wear to her grand jury appearance?
2. Which of the following was not among the Christmas movies the family watches together?
3. How much does Jeff give him initially to defend Ellen?
4. What does Kate eat on the last afternoon of her life?
5. What is Mrs. Duane's first name?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Ellen say to Mrs. Duane when she says that she's been meaning to visit Kate?
2. What is the memory Ellen has about a tree lighting event the first year her mother was one of the Minnies?
3. What changes on the day when Kate calls for Ellen to help her out of the tub?
4. What is Ellen doing that causes the newspaper stories to say that Ellen was "fleeing?"
5. What does Teresa say when Ellen asks if she's curious as to why George is never home?
6. What is Jon's role in Ellen's arrest?
7. Kate begins to try to give Ellen advice about her wedding but Ellen stops her. What is Kate's reaction?
8. What is the conversation Ellen and Kate have when Hally gives Kate the photo of her newborn baby?
9. Why does Ellen ask Jules not to come to the funeral?
10. What happened to ruin Kate's evening out with George?
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