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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where is Ione's gift to Harriet in Chapter 25 from?
(d) New York.
2. How does Ione feel about seeing her son in Chapter 22?
3. How much money did Reese leave for Harriet?
(a) Twenty dollars.
(b) Five dollars.
(c) Ten dollars.
(d) Three dollars.
4. How does Patty Jane feel about seeing Thor in Chapter 22?
5. How does Nora's relationship with her mother change as she becomes a teenager?
(a) They become closer.
(b) They become more honest.
(c) It becomes more formal.
(d) It becomes more tense.
6. What does Ione send to the people at House of Curl while she is on vacation?
(b) Newspaper clippings.
(d) Souvenir pens.
7. Who does Patty Jane turn to for comfort in Chapter 16?
8. How do Harriet's work habits change in Chapter 15?
(a) She begins to work long hours.
(b) She takes on a second job.
(c) She only shows up for weekend shifts.
(d) She leaves work minutes after arriving.
9. What shocks the women during the first lecture in Chapter 12?
(b) An argument between the speaker and one of the women.
(c) The speaker's honesty.
(d) That the speaker tells them about her experiences abroad.
10. What does Harriet realize when she notices the date on the newspaper in Chapter 17?
(a) She missed Patty Jane's birthday.
(b) She has been unconscious for three days.
(c) The date is the anniversary of Thor's disappearance.
(d) The date should have been her fourteenth wedding anniversary.
11. Why does Patty Jane decide to go to school in Chapter 12?
(a) She wants an excuse to get out of the house.
(b) She wins some scholarship money.
(c) She wants to meet new people.
(d) She is not qualified for any good jobs.
12. How many months pass before Ione returns from her trip?
(a) Five months.
(b) Six months.
(c) Three months.
(d) Eight months.
13. How does Harriet surprise Reese in Chapter 18?
(a) By showing up at the a movie.
(b) By showing up at the church.
(c) By showing up at the AA meeting.
(d) By showing up for the picnic.
14. Who does Harriet move in with in Chapter 16?
(a) Temple Curry.
(c) A friend.
(d) Her elderly aunt.
15. What does Nora wonder about her mother and Clyde in Chapter 17?
(a) If they can work together as business partners.
(b) If they will marry.
(c) Why they are so angry with each other.
(d) Whether they have been lying to her.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is Patty Jane unhappy with Harriet when she returns home in Chapter 14?
2. What does Clyde tell Patty Jane cannot happen again in Chapter 13?
3. What does Patty Jane go to school to become in Chapter 12?
4. What does Reese arrange for Harriet in Chapter 19?
5. Who does Patty Jane think of on Thanksgiving?
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