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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. Ruth realizes now that people in town must have felt how for her and her family?
2. How many happy memories does Ruth have of her family?
(a) A few.
3. Everyone liked Willard Jenson; he was _______________ young man.
(a) An intelligent.
(b) An odd but friendly.
(c) A kind and handsome.
(d) A good looking and charming.
4. Some of the books are non-fiction, but many of them are classic literature, such as Charles Dickens' Bleak House and Jane Austen's _______________.
(b) Mansfield Park.
(c) Pride and Prejudice.
(d) Sense and Sensibility.
5. Ruth feels like an afterthought at graduation. Why?
(a) Everyone else in her class had parties planned for them, so Ruth's mom felt guilty at the last minute and threw her one.
(b) She has no plans for the future and is not happy to see high school ending.
(c) She was not sure if she would even graduate.
(d) Matt graduates the same day and all the attention is placed on him.
Short Answer Questions
1. Ruth was left devastated by her own stupidity, despite advancing to the final _________.
2. As they grew older and Matt's _____________ continued to shine, Ruth began to torture him.
3. What does Artie proudly display in the store?
4. Together as what do May and Ruth work?
5. Matt often shone in school, actually skipping a grade. How did this affect Ruth?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Ruth remember about one Christmas?
2. What did May do after Willard's death?
3. How does Ruth's time at Miss Finch's affect her?
4. Describe Ruth's first meeting with Aunt Sid.
5. What led to a friendship between Ruth and Aunt Sid?
6. What happens when Ruth is moved up to a normal English class?
7. What happens between Randall and Ruth? What happens at about the same time?
8. What does Ruth recall about school?
9. With what was May burdened? Why? How did she feel about this?
10. Who is Dee Dee Foote? What does Dee Dee Foote bring out in May?
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