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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do Patty Jane and Ione think Harriet has done in Chapter 11?
(a) Tried to commit suicide.
(b) Contracted an illness while at the hospital.
(c) Started drinking to forget her worries.
(d) Taken drugs.
2. What is Reese's job?
(a) Police officer.
(c) Dry cleaner.
(d) Hotel manager.
3. What state is Harriet in when Patty Jane and Nora check on her in Chapter 25?
(a) Harriet is drunk.
(b) Harriet is coughing up blood.
(c) Harriet is vomiting.
(d) Harriet is unconscious.
4. Who does Harriet move in with in Chapter 16?
(b) A friend.
(c) Her elderly aunt.
(d) Temple Curry.
5. What does Harriet realize when she notices the date on the newspaper in Chapter 17?
(a) The date is the anniversary of Thor's disappearance.
(b) She missed Patty Jane's birthday.
(c) She has been unconscious for three days.
(d) The date should have been her fourteenth wedding anniversary.
6. What shocks the women during the first lecture in Chapter 12?
(a) That the speaker tells them about her experiences abroad.
(b) An argument between the speaker and one of the women.
(c) The speaker's honesty.
7. Who does Harriet see on the bus in Chapter 18?
(c) Patty Jane.
8. Who begins to join Patty Jane on her walks in Chapter 13?
9. Why is Ione concerned about traveling in Chapter 25?
(a) She isn't sure she can afford the trip.
(b) She is worried about leaving Thor.
(c) She is scared of flying in an airplane.
(d) She is worried Patty Jane can't manage the shop without her.
10. What song does Harriet sing her favorite verse of in Chapter 24?
(a) White Christmas.
(b) Moon River.
(c) What a Wonderful World.
(d) Over the Rainbow.
11. What does Harriet have a vague memory of upon waking up in a hotel room in Chapter 17?
(a) Someone dressed in blue.
(b) Someone dressed in polyester.
(c) Someone dressed in plaid.
(d) Someone dressed in a tuxedo.
12. What does Clyde tell Patty Jane cannot happen again in Chapter 13?
(a) A kiss.
(b) Patty Jane forgetting to pick Nora up from school.
(c) Clyde getting married.
(d) Arguing over money.
13. What type of party does Clyde throw in Chapter 24?
(a) A stag party.
(b) A birthday party.
(c) A Christmas party.
(d) A housewarming party.
14. What does Thor tell Ione about in their native language in Chapter 25?
(a) Harriet's illness.
(b) Patty Jane's financial troubles.
(c) That he wants to go back to living with Temple.
(d) That Patty Jane wants a divorce.
15. Who is the first to greet Ione in Chapter 25?
(b) Patty Jane.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Ione feel about seeing her son in Chapter 22?
2. Who does Patty Jane turn to for comfort in Chapter 16?
3. Who does Patty Jane think of on Thanksgiving?
4. Where does Harriet go after the experience on the bus in Chapter 14?
5. How does the relationship between Patty Jane and Clyde change in Chapter 16?
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