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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Avel offer Thor a modeling job?
(a) He knows with a baby on the way Thor needs a job.
(b) To thank him for the fight.
(c) Avel promised Harriet he would.
(d) Avel thinks Thor's image will improve sales.
2. Where does Patty Jane agree to go with Ione on Christmas Eve in Chapter 3?
(a) A cemetary.
(c) The hospital.
(d) To see Ione's in-laws.
3. What does Harriet purchase in Chapter 8?
(a) A set of silverware.
(b) New curtains for Patty Jane.
(c) A wedding dress.
(d) An oil painting.
4. What kind of company is Avel the heir of?
(a) A bread company.
(b) A cookie company.
(c) A cereal company.
(d) A cracker company.
5. How many days after Thor's disappearance does Patty Jane give birth?
(a) Two days.
(b) Four days.
(c) Two weeks.
(d) Six days.
6. Where do Avel and Harriet go after the event in Chapter 8?
(a) To Ione's house.
(b) To the lake where Avel proposed.
(c) To a cafe.
(d) To a hotel.
7. Why is Harriet writing a song in Chapter 9?
(a) To teach to Nora.
(b) As part of a school assignment.
(c) To enter in a contest.
(d) To sing to Avel at their wedding.
8. What does Nora often imagine about her father in the prologue?
(a) Why he left.
(b) Whether he has ever seen a photo of her.
(c) What it will be like once he returns.
(d) What he was like as a kid.
9. What is Patty Jane in awe of in Chapter 3?
(a) Ione's generosity.
(b) Thor's helpfulness.
(c) A single mother she befriends.
(d) Her changing body.
10. What is Avel's last name?
11. How much time has passed in Chapter 7 since Thor's disappearance?
(a) Four months.
(b) Three weeks.
(c) One month.
(d) Six months.
12. What is the only reason that Patty Jane will get out of bed in Chapter 7?
(a) To let Ione and Harriet into the apartment.
(b) To eat.
(c) To collect the mail.
(d) To care for the baby.
13. Where do Avel's sisters decide he needs to go on business in Chapter 7?
(d) South America.
14. Who does Avel give his car keys to in Chapter 2?
(a) A homeless man.
(b) His brother.
(c) A valet.
(d) A little boy.
15. What had been the original plan on New Year's Eve in Chapter 4?
(a) To watch a firework display.
(b) To go to the city's downtown area.
(c) To go to the country club.
(d) To go to a friend's cabin in the woods.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Ione pleased by in Chapter 3?
2. How does Patty Jane feel about becoming a mother?
3. How does Thor feel about becoming a father?
4. What is Thor's last name?
5. Where do Avel and Thor actually go on New Year's Eve in Chapter 4?
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