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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Billie Jo realize about Louise?
(a) She won't stay
(b) Daddy needs her
(c) She is pregnant
(d) She is very artistic
2. What is found on the church steps?
(a) Used clothes
(c) A baby
(d) A food basket
3. Which of the following does not catch on fire in the town?
(a) Railroad cars
(c) The church
(d) The school
4. Where does Daddy not want Billie Jo to go?
(a) Aunt Ellis' house
5. What does Billie Jo finally realize about her father?
(a) She is the light of his life
(b) He is a major disappointment
(c) She is like him in a good way
(d) He never loved her
6. After Mad Dog's performance, Billie Jo knows that he ________________________.
(a) Will be changing careers
(b) Is master of his own future
(c) Will never return to this town
(d) Will be coming home soon
7. What item is not made for this year's Christmas dinner?
(a) Roast turkey
(b) Cranberry sauce
(c) Lemon pie
(d) Glazed ham
8. What does Billie Jo place over her nose to prevent breathing in the dust while she's in bed?
(d) Wet cloth
9. Where does Aunt Ellis live?
(a) Lubbock, Texas
(b) Waco, Texas
(c) Albuquerque, New Mexico
(d) Portland, Oregon
10. What does Billie Jo have some trepidation about looking at?
(a) Her father
(b) The piano
(c) The new baby
(d) The cemetery
11. What is the relationship between Billie Jo and Daddy?
(a) They are hostile
(b) They avoid each other
(c) They don't talk much
(d) They spend as much time together as possible
12. Why was Ma saving the dimes?
(a) To buy some ribbon
(b) To study music
(c) To buy a coffee pot
(d) To have a dress made
13. What are the spots on Daddy's face?
(a) Sun spots
(c) Age spots
14. Who begins to leave the area in large groups?
(c) Migrant workers
(d) Road workers
15. Who does Billie Jo have a crush on?
(c) Mad Dog
Short Answer Questions
1. Billie Jo feels _____________ in the presence of her father.
2. What is Billie Jo's main concern right now?
3. Mrs. Love, the government lady, takes applications for males to work ____________ jobs.
4. What realization does Billie Jo come to while on the train?
5. Where does Billie Jo go in the middle of the night?
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