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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why is Harriet writing a song in Chapter 9?
(a) To sing to Avel at their wedding.
(b) To enter in a contest.
(c) To teach to Nora.
(d) As part of a school assignment.
2. What is the name of the product that Thor will be the new face of?
(a) Fightin' Flakes.
(b) Mighty Bites.
(c) Crunchy Bits.
(d) Manly Munch.
3. What does Patty Jane become angry at Ione for in Chapter 9?
(a) Taking Nora outside in the cold weather.
(b) Speaking to a therapist about her.
(c) Pressuring Patty Jane to find a job.
(d) Washing Thor's bathrobe.
4. Where do Avel and Thor actually go on New Year's Eve in Chapter 4?
(a) A friend's house.
(b) A concert hall.
(c) A bar.
(d) A street party.
5. How is the goodbye between Avel and Harriet described in Chapter 8?
(a) As awkward.
(b) As brusk.
(c) As tense.
(d) As tearful.
Short Answer Questions
1. How much money does Avel pay the two women to not do at midnight what they were paid to do?
2. What does Thor hit his head on in Chapter 6?
3. How many days after Thor's disappearance does Patty Jane give birth?
4. Who plans the event that takes place in Chapter 8?
5. What do Harriet and Ione go to the store for in Chapter 7?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Patty Jane act toward others as Thor's absence draws on? Who does Avel bring to help Patty Jane in Chapter 8?
2. What does Patty Jane announce to Thor on the morning after their wedding? How do people react to the announcement?
3. Why do Patty Jane and Harriet stay home on New Year's Eve in Chapter 4? What had their plans been?
4. Who picks Harriet up in Chapter 2 and where do they go?
5. What does Ione notice as Patty Jane's pregnancy becomes more obvious?
6. Who is at the store when Harriet and Ione go to get cigarettes in Chapter 7?
7. How does Avel set off a fight at a bar on New Year's Eve?
8. How does Patty Jane and Ione's relationship change during Patty Jane's pregnancy?
9. Where does Thor go after his argument with Patty Jane in the grocery store?
10. What does Ione organize for the night before Avel is to leave for South America? What does Patty Jane tell Avel to do on that night?
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