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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. What does Josie say she will make for Hollis if Hollis stays?
(a) Chocolate chip cookies.
(b) A carved wood figure.
(c) A dress.
(d) A new bedspread.
2. Josie drives Hollis to see ____________________.
(a) Lake Superior.
(b) the Colorado River.
(c) the Ohio River.
(d) the Atlantic Ocean.
3. Who arrives at Josie's house that prompts Hollis and Josie to run away from the house?
(a) The Mustard Woman.
(b) A politician.
(c) A salesman.
(d) A nosy neighbor.
4. What does Hollis tell the Old Man that everyone says about her?
(a) She is slow.
(b) She is trouble.
(c) She is talented.
(d) She is gifted.
5. What dessert is Steven's mother making for dinner?
(a) Apple Dumplings.
(b) Cherry Pie.
(c) Carrot cake.
(d) Homemade ice cream.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Hollis focus on school all week?
2. Izzy and the Old Man consider Hollis to be ____________________.
3. What does the Mustard Woman want to know when she locates Hollis and Josie?
4. Who teaches Hollis to fish?
5. What does Steven point out to Hollis as they walk up the mountain?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Hollis' concern for the fighting between the Old Man and Steven foreshadow what Hollis will feel about it later in the book?
2. What arrangements has the Mustard Woman made for Hollis with a woman named Eleanor?
3. How does Josie help boost Hollis' self esteem as she gives her a hat to wear to the movies?
4. What does the Old Man tell Hollis in the Fifth Picture, The Old Man, that no one has ever said to her before about herself or her art?
5. When does Hollis first learn that the Regans want to adopt her, and what does she plan to do when that happens?
6. What does Hollis' "W" picture represent and what role does it play in Hollis' life?
7. What role does Steven play in Hollis' life in Chapter 1?
8. Describe Hollis' first fishing experience.
9. What does Hollis realize she will have to do in order to stay with Josie?
10. How do Hollis and Josie avoid the Mustard Woman when she comes to Josie's to check up on Hollis?
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