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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What arrives at the school compliments of the government?
(a) Surplus food
(b) A school bus
(c) Art supplies
(d) New books
2. After Mad Dog's performance, Billie Jo knows that he ________________________.
(a) Will never return to this town
(b) Will be changing careers
(c) Is master of his own future
(d) Will be coming home soon
3. What does Joe De La Flor need to divest himself of?
(a) An old car
(b) A herd of cows
(c) A beat up truck
(d) A bad debt
4. Who does Billie Jo have a crush on?
(d) Mad Dog
5. What does Billie Jo find in a box of baby clothes?
(a) Love letters
(b) Old pictures
(c) Pressed flowers in a book
(d) Dimes Ma saved
6. Where does Daddy not want Billie Jo to go?
(a) Aunt Ellis' house
7. What do Daddy and Billie Jo keep from the two boxes of Ma's things?
(a) Family photos
(b) Sheet music
(c) Love letters
(d) Almost everything
8. What does Billie Jo think her father is looking for when he looks at her?
(a) Traces of Ma
(b) Her hygiene
(c) Her manners
(d) Her grammar
9. What does Billie Jo see along the tracks?
10. What does Billie Jo place over her nose to prevent breathing in the dust while she's in bed?
(a) Wet cloth
11. What is Louise's best domestic skill?
12. What is the content of the letter from Aunt Ellis?
(a) She sends details about her will
(b) She wants Billie Jo to come live with her
(c) She informs Daddy of a relative's death
(d) She invites Billie Jo and Daddy to come for a visit
13. Where does Daddy decide to go?
(d) Night school
14. What do Billie Jo and Daddy encounter on the way to a funeral?
(a) A rainbow
(b) Relatives having a picnic
(c) A black cloud of dust
(d) A train accident
15. Where is the talent contest held?
(a) The Palace
(b) The school auditorium
(c) The church hall
(d) The VFW hall
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens when Billie Jo moves around in her bed?
2. What does Louise arrange in a bowl?
3. Who is Haydon P. Nye?
4. At what event is Billie Jo unable to play the piano because her hands hurt?
5. What is found on the church steps?
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