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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. Which kind of jelly bean does Lark eat first?
(a) The green.
(b) The black.
(c) The yellow.
(d) The red.
2. What does Beverly reveal about Santa Claus?
(a) He isn't real.
(b) He's really very skinny.
(c) He's magic.
(d) He isn't going to bring her any gifts.
3. What had Lark imagined living behind the jars in Grandma's cupboard?
(a) A gnome.
(b) A rat.
(c) A fairy.
(d) A dragon.
4. Where does Lark sit during Mass?
(a) Next to Papa.
(b) Near Mrs. Stillman.
(c) As far from Papa as possible.
(d) She doesn't go.
5. What does Mama make for Sally, Beverly, and Lark as they study catechism at Lark's house?
(a) Tea and ginger snaps.
(b) Cocoa and cinnamon toast.
(c) Coffee with milk and chocolate cookies.
(d) Hot milk and chocolate pie.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Mrs. Stillman, who came to visit while Lark napped?
2. What act does Lark perform with Father Delias after the Communion?
3. How does Lark get a letter to Hilly?
4. What does Lark say her little girl likes to read?
5. What does Mama say her marriage was like?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Beverly's relationship with Mama? Give an example of this relationship.
2. Describe the situation that arises when the hobo stops at Lark's house.
3. Why does Lark refuse to go to Mass and what is Papa's reaction?
4. What does Lark think and do in the restroom of the train?
5. Briefly describe the visit Lark makes to Hilly and his reaction to her gift.
6. What does Father Dalias say when Lark confesses that she's killed a baby?
7. What is the argument Mama and Papa have over whether to buy a car or a house? What are the arguments of each?
8. What is the significance of Lark's statements about Myrna Loy and Mr. Brown?
9. Why do Mama and Aunt Betty leave the depot in the middle of the night? What is Lark instructed to do?
10. What does Aunt Betty say about suicide and how does that compare to what Papa says?
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