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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Ruth learns what about herself?
(a) She married the wrong man.
(b) She is not smart.
(c) She is pregnant.
(d) She is sick.
2. May's attitude toward Ruth begins to do what?
(a) Become abusive.
(c) Get worse.
3. Ruth becomes wrapped up in what?
(a) Spending time with Daisy.
(b) Dating Ruby.
(c) Her relationship with Randall.
(d) The wedding preparations.
4. This is the only time in which the four of them could do what?
(a) Agree on something.
(b) Get away from each other.
(c) Sit together peacefully.
5. When does tension begin?
(a) When Ruth teases Ruby about his guitar-playing abilities.
(b) When May makes fun of Ruby's paintings.
(c) When May makes fun of Ruby's birdhouses.
(d) When Ruby and Ruth move in with May.
6. That summer and fall, Ruth, May, Ruby, and Justin begin to go where?
(a) On vacations.
(b) To church.
(c) To the movies.
(d) To the park.
7. What does Ruby do while Ruth labors?
(a) He curses.
(b) He cries.
(c) He eats.
(d) He faints.
8. Does May enjoy being a grandmother?
9. Tensions begin to grow again as what happens?
(a) Justin ages.
(b) May grows bored with Justin.
(c) Ruby gets fired.
(d) Ruby begins using drugs.
10. It was a family dynamic that caused Ruby to grow up how?
(a) Shy and quiet.
(b) Nervous and uncertain.
(c) With a strong will and great self-confidence.
(d) With a violent temper and a lack of direction.
11. May is forced to wait where, but Ruby goes with her to the labor room?
(a) In the waiting room.
(b) In the father's waiting room.
(c) In her car.
(d) In the hall.
12. Ruby comes to Ruth and apologizes, promising what?
(a) To never talk to her again.
(b) To never go on a date with her again.
(c) To never force himself on her again.
(d) To never come near her again.
13. Ruth tells Ruby's story as his counselor ________ told it to her.
14. The first few months of marriage are ___________.
(b) Easy going.
15. In _______, Ruth and Ruby spend a week on the beach.
Short Answer Questions
1. May takes Ruby and Ruth to pick what from a local orchard?
2. Ruth names the baby what?
3. As the pregnancy continues, Ruth and Ruby attend what?
4. What does Ruth decide to do for a few days?
5. Ruth recalls this as what?
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