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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Whom did Irene blame for a failed marriage?
2. What does Irene wonder about concerning her encounter with John?
(a) If someone saw them talking .
(b) What John will say to Clare.
(c) If he already knows about Clare.
(d) If he wonders why she didn't speak.
3. Who offers to take Clare home?
(d) A handsome stranger.
4. What does Irene drop?
(a) Coffee pot.
(b) Platter of food.
(c) Tea cup.
5. Who invited Clare to the party?
6. Whom does Irene run into when she's shopping?
(b) John Bellew.
7. Whom was Clare with when she became reacquainted with Irene?
(a) Gertrude's husband.
(b) Her father.
(c) A man that was not her husband.
(d) Her husband.
8. What does Clare learn about the dance?
(a) No white people will be in attendance.
(b) It has been cancelled.
(c) Other white people will be in attendance.
(d) No black people will be in attendance.
9. What emotions does Irene struggle with during the party?
(a) Anger and bitterness.
(b) Disinterest and acceptance.
(c) Grief, shame, and embarrassment.
(d) Rage and thoughts of vengeance.
10. How do the children react to Clare?
(a) They are tired of her.
(b) They don't like her.
(c) They love her.
(d) They ignore her.
11. What does Irene want to accomplish by telling John the secret?
(a) Get Clare in trouble.
(b) End Brian's affair with Clare.
(c) Cause Clare's divorce.
(d) Get Brian in trouble with John.
12. What does Irene realize about Clare and Brian?
(a) They are alike.
(b) They don't like each other.
(c) They are not to be trusted.
(d) They are having an affair.
13. From whom does Irene receive a visit?
14. What does Irene do when she returns from a shopping trip?
(a) Starts wrapping presents.
(b) Hides gifts.
(c) Goes to bed.
(d) Makes dinner.
15. Who calls to say she'll be attending Mrs. Freeland's party?
(a) Irene's mother.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Irene react to John Bellew?
2. What does Irene think John will do if she tells him the secret?
3. What season of the year is it?
4. What does Irene tell Clare and Brian about running into John?
5. Whom does John Bellew look for at the party?
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