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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. What does Uncle Stanly say after Lark kisses him on the cheek?
(a) He hopes she can be a good girl.
(b) He won't wash his cheek until they meet again.
(c) He'll keep her picture close until they meet again.
(d) He forgives her for her role in Marjorie's death.
2. What is the sound that wakes Lark from sleep that night?
(a) Aunt Betty's screams.
(b) A dog barking.
(c) Uncle Stan's sobs.
(d) Mama's voice.
3. In the letter Lark finds in the Hobo Jungle, to whom is Earl Samson writing?
(a) Mr. Johnson.
4. What is Papa's job at the depot?
(a) He is a typist.
(b) He is a clerk.
(c) He is a builder.
(d) He is an engineer.
5. How does Lark get to the depot as she's headed for her grandparents' home?
(a) Mr. McPhee picks her up.
(b) Mama takes her.
(c) She walks.
(d) Uncle Stan drives her.
Short Answer Questions
1. What job does the lady on the train say she has?
2. What does Maria serve Lark with her break and butter?
3. Where does Mama plan to go after dinner?
4. What is Lark's favorite sandwich?
5. How much does Lark discover her father lost at the poker game?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the condition of Aunt Betty's house when Lark and Mama arrive.
2. What are Lark's thoughts about the financial situation for Aunt Betty and Uncle Stan and how does Uncle Stan's job contribute to that?
3. What is the problem with Lark's hair on the day after the poker game? What does she fear will be the outcome of that problem?
4. Describe what happens when Lark tells Mr. McPhee that Marjorie is in limbo.
5. Where does Mama tell Lark the baby has gone? Where does Lark believe it's gone? Why does Mama slap Lark?
6. What makes Stella Wheeler cry during the picnic?
7. What is Papa's first excuse for where he'd been all night? What does he eventually admit about it?
8. What is the basic information included in the letter Lark finds from Earl Samson to Bill?
9. What is the argument Mama and Papa have about their evening's activities and what does each want the other to do?
10. How does Lark get her name?
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