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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Ruth wants to buy him a winter suit, but May gets him one from where?
(a) Men's Warehouse.
2. Ruth becomes wrapped up in what?
(a) The wedding preparations.
(b) Dating Ruby.
(c) Spending time with Daisy.
(d) Her relationship with Randall.
3. May's attitude toward Ruth begins to do what?
(a) Become abusive.
(d) Get worse.
4. Does May enjoy being a grandmother?
5. In _______, Ruth and Ruby spend a week on the beach.
6. Sid is there and congratulates Ruth. Ruth gets what impression?
(a) Sid is not feeling well.
(b) Sid is happy for her.
(c) Sid is not happy with her choices in life.
(d) Sid misses her.
7. A few weeks later, May and Ruby fight about what?
(a) The guitars.
(b) The birdhouses.
(c) The paintings.
(d) His drug use.
8. Why could Ruby not hold a job?
(a) Ruby could not remember basic directions.
(b) Ruby could not handle having someone boss him around.
(c) Ruby always overslept.
(d) Ruby was angry all the time.
9. Ruth learns what about herself?
(a) She is sick.
(b) She married the wrong man.
(c) She is not smart.
(d) She is pregnant.
10. Daisy tells Ruth that she should do what?
(a) Still go on the vacation.
(b) Move out.
(c) Stay at home.
(d) Find a new job.
11. What does Ruby do while Ruth labors?
(a) He cries.
(b) He faints.
(c) He curses.
(d) He eats.
12. Ruby was a surprise baby, born prematurely in a time when his parents had believed what?
(a) They did not want anymore children.
(b) They could not have children.
(c) They did not want any children.
(d) They were done with childbearing.
13. One Saturday, later in that winter, Ruby brings home a coon's tail he found and he and Ruth use it how?
(a) In their cooking.
(b) To make a coonskin cap.
(c) To dust.
(d) In their sexual play.
14. Within a few months, what has happened to Ruth and Ruby?
(a) They have started dating.
(b) They break up.
(c) They are expecting a child.
(d) They are engaged to be married.
15. That summer and fall, Ruth, May, Ruby, and Justin begin to go where?
(a) To the park.
(b) On vacations.
(c) To the movies.
(d) To church.
Short Answer Questions
1. This is the only time in which the four of them could do what?
2. That Christmas Eve Ruth remembers as what?
3. Why did Ruby do this to the chicken?
4. May is forced to wait where, but Ruby goes with her to the labor room?
5. May does not approve of Ruby from the start, claiming what?
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