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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Mrs. Stillman invite Lark to do?
(a) Spend the night.
(b) Visit as often as she likes.
(c) Have a long, hot bath.
(d) Go to the movies.
2. What does Beverly reveal about Santa Claus?
(a) He isn't real.
(b) He isn't going to bring her any gifts.
(c) He's really very skinny.
(d) He's magic.
3. What two words does Lark say have an ominous ring of finality?
(a) Confession and death.
(b) Death and divorce.
(c) Divorce and taxes.
(d) Taxes and confession.
4. Who gives Lark her coat as they prepare to leave for Mass?
(b) No one..
(c) Aunt Betty.
5. What dessert does Papa insist he wants for supper on the evening after Hilly's funeral?
(a) Nut bread.
(b) Chocolate cake.
(c) Raisin pie.
(d) Chocolate ice cream.
6. What does Mama have in her hand when she and Papa get into an argument?
(a) A knife.
(b) A bottle of ketchup.
(c) A skillet.
7. How long does Papa say Aunt Betty can stay with them?
(a) A week.
(b) She can't stay at all.
(c) A year.
(d) As long as she wants.
8. Who is visiting Mrs. Stillman when Lark arrives?
(a) Beverly's mother.
(b) Lark's mother.
(c) Mrs. Nelson.
(d) Mrs. Wheeler.
9. What act does Lark perform with Father Delias after the Communion?
(a) She kisses the back of his hand.
(b) She kisses his cheek.
(c) She gives him a sprig of lilac.
(d) She curtsies.
10. What is the prize Mama wins during the drawing at the theater?
(a) A complete outfit from a department store.
(b) Free movie passes for a year.
(c) Two hundred, fifty dollars.
(d) A set of China.
11. What does Mama say might happen to ruin her business?
(a) The government will require that women work in factories.
(b) The government will require more taxes.
(c) The government will limit how many cars a family can own.
(d) The government will limit the amount of gas people can buy.
12. According to Mrs. Stillman, who came to visit while Lark napped?
(a) Lark's Mama.
(c) Aunt Betty.
(d) Beverly's mother.
13. What is Lark's reaction when Papa slaps her?
(a) She runs away.
(b) She bites him.
(c) She gets ready to go.
(d) She slaps him back.
14. What do Lark and her Mama do the night before Lark's first Communion?
(a) Make pies.
(c) Look at the book of house plans.
(d) Read the catechism lessons.
15. What color are the tickets eligible to win at the theater's drawing?
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the rank of the mysterious man who attends Hilly's funeral?
2. What is the present Mama brings Lark from one of her trips?
3. What is on top of Hilly's casket?
4. Where does Lark hide when it's time to go to confession?
5. When does Mama go to play bridge?
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