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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Whose educations and careers does James list in this chapter?
(a) James' children
(b) James' school friends
(c) Ruth's Polish famiily
(d) Ruth's children
2. What is the name of Ruth's younger sister in this chapter?
(b) Dee Dee
3. Who needs to dissolve Ruth's parent's marriage?
(a) A rabbi
(b) Their parents
(c) A lawyer
(d) A priest
4. Where country is Halina from?
5. What does James teach his mother in this chapter?
(a) How to play the piano
(b) How to sing
(c) How to roll a joint
(d) How to drive
6. What does James force his mother to do in this chapter?
(a) Play the piano
(b) Write her will
(c) Go for a run
(d) Buy a car
7. Where is Hunter buried?
8. What does Ruth remember her mother waving over her head?
(a) A flag
(b) A sheep
(c) A chicken
(d) A newspaper
9. Why does Ruth not go to Irene's funeral?
(a) She is done with funerals
(b) She does not like Irene's family
(c) It is not in a Jewish church
(d) She is banned from the service
10. Where does Ruth's father spend his weekends?
(a) At the casino
(b) At the beach
(c) In Miami
(d) At his girlfriend's
11. What does Rocky send Ruth?
(c) A pram
(d) A voodoo doll
12. What do Ruth and Andrew call their first child?
13. What draws Ruth to Harlem?
14. Where did Ruth formerly drive her father's car?
(a) New York
(d) North Carolina
15. What does the doctor remove from Ruth's face?
(a) A spot
(b) A mole
(c) A lump
(d) A portion of skin
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the man whose father took over the Shilski's store?
2. What is the name of the new man Aunt Mary hires in this chapter?
3. What did Ruth's mother used to feed the birds?
4. What kind of job does Ruth find in this chapter?
5. Who does Ruth stay with when she goes back to New York?
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