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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. How long has Ellen stayed with her mother before her death?
(a) Five months
(b) Eight weeks
(c) Two weeks
(d) Eight months
2. What is the name of the Camp Teresa visited as a child?
(a) Camp Dream
(b) Window of the World
(c) Just Up the Road
(d) Camp of Childhood
3. What color is the ribbon Ellen and Kate thread through the wheelchair wheels?
(c) Red and white
(d) Red and blue
4. Why does Kate say Ellen should not have a flower girl at her wedding?
(a) Because there aren't any little girls in the family
(b) Because they always misbehave
(c) Because Ellen should now have a large wedding
(d) Because having no flowers is a family tradition
5. What color are the curtains in Mrs. Forburg's kitchen?
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Jeff enter the back door of Mrs. Forburg's house?
2. Why does Ellen say she buys flowers?
3. What was George drinking on the night Ellen came downstairs for milk to find her parents at the dining room table?
4. Which of the following was not among the Christmas movies the family watches together?
5. How often does Teresa say she goes back to the city?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Jeff say about Brian's problems at college and what is Ellen's response?
2. Describe some of the reactions to Ellen's arrest.
3. What is Ellen's reaction when Jeff makes fun of her for baking cookies and why does she react this way?
4. What does Teresa say when Ellen asks if she's curious as to why George is never home?
5. What does Ellen say when Jeff asks if hallucinations are a side-effect of Kate's medication?
6. What are Ellen's theories about why Mrs. Duane and Kate don't talk about men while they're having lunch together?
7. Where does Jeff get the money for Ellen's legal defense?
8. What is George's response when Kate says she loves Christmas? What does he mean?
9. Why does Ellen say that no one acknowledges the ribbons on her mother's wheelchair wheels?
10. What is Jon's role in Ellen's arrest?
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