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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Ballad of the Sad Cafe, pages 49 - 71.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What rude name does Marvin call Cousin Lymon?
2. On what day do Amelia and Marvin have a big fight?
(c) Groundhog Day.
(d) Christmas Eve.
3. How long did Miss Amelia's only marriage last?
(a) 10 weeks.
(b) 10 months.
(c) 10 days.
(d) 10 years.
4. The boxing match between Amelia and Marvin transitions into __________________.
(a) a brawl.
(b) a wrestling match.
(c) a free-for-all.
(d) a murder.
5. What does the man who comes to Amelia's house tell her?
(a) He wants to write an article about her.
(b) He is looking for a job.
(c) He is a distant relative.
(d) He is in love with her.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Cousin Lymon try to make Marvin laugh?
2. What is the physical manifestation of Cousin Lymon's outcast status?
3. What is one of the ways that Amelia tries to get rid of Marvin?
4. What do Marvin and Lymon do together?
5. What does Amelia do with the gifts Marvin gives her?
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