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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why did Clyde decide to get a job?
(a) To pay his bills.
(b) To get out of the house.
(c) To build up his resume.
(d) To meet new people.
2. Who presents the first lecture at Patty Jane's business?
(a) A politician.
(b) A nutritionist.
(c) An author.
(d) A filmmaker.
3. What is Ione concerned about regarding Nora in Chapter 20?
(a) Whether Nora should be living in a house with two couples.
(b) Whether Nora has inherited her father's recklessness.
(c) Why Nora's grades are dropping.
(d) Where Nora has been sneaking off to after school.
4. What do Patty Jane and Ione think Harriet has done in Chapter 11?
(a) Tried to commit suicide.
(b) Started drinking to forget her worries.
(c) Taken drugs.
(d) Contracted an illness while at the hospital.
5. Who does Harriet see in the bar with the crazy woman in Chapter 21?
(d) Avel's sister.
6. In what condition does Patty Jane find Harriet upon returning home in Chapter 11?
(c) Unconscious and bleeding.
(d) Sick with the flu.
7. How many months pass before Ione returns from her trip?
(a) Five months.
(b) Six months.
(c) Three months.
(d) Eight months.
8. Why do Harriet's work habits change in Chapter 15?
(a) She begins to drink a great deal.
(b) She feels too sick to go to work.
(c) She needs more money.
(d) She wants to spend her time with Reese.
9. What shames Patty Jane in Chapter 12?
(a) Realizing why Thor left her.
(b) Finding out that Ione has been paying her bills.
(c) Nora calling her a bad mother.
(d) Harriet blaming Patty Jane for her heartache.
10. What is Harriet sick with?
(b) Lung cancer.
(c) Liver disease.
(d) A brain tumor.
11. What does Reese arrange for Harriet in Chapter 19?
(a) A library card.
(b) A visit with Patty Jane.
(c) A bank loan.
(d) A doctor's appointment.
12. 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 leaves work minutes after arriving.
(d) She only shows up for weekend shifts.
13. Where does Patty Jane see her husband's face in Chapter 11?
(a) On the side of a bus.
(b) On a poster.
(c) On cereal boxes.
(d) Amongst a crowd of people.
14. What is Thor building in Chapter 22?
(b) Model cars.
(d) Scale models of famous buildings.
15. What does Ione send to the people at House of Curl while she is on vacation?
(b) Souvenir pens.
(c) Newspaper clippings.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the relationship between Patty Jane and Clyde change in Chapter 16?
2. Who does Patty Jane turn to for comfort in Chapter 16?
3. Who is the first to greet Ione in Chapter 25?
4. What does Harriet have a vague memory of upon waking up in a hotel room in Chapter 17?
5. Where does Harriet sing her wedding song in Chapter 11?
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