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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Dr. Harry touch Granny when she asks him to leave?
2. What does Granny feel after she tries to tell the doctor what she wants?
(a) Sharp pain in her abdomen
(b) Warm weight on her forehead
(c) Dull ache behind her eyes
(d) Pressure in her chest
3. What pet name does Jimmy call his mother?
4. What does Granny want to send Sister Borgia?
(a) Vegetable seeds
(b) Flower seeds
(c) 6 jars of jelly
(d) 6 bottles of wine
5. How many of the sick that Granny tended died?
(a) Just a few
(c) Hardly any of them
(d) Only two
6. How old is Granny?
(a) Nearly 80
(c) Nearly 90
7. What does Dr. Harry call Granny after she tells him to respect his elders?
8. What does Cornelia do when her mother tells her to do something?
(a) Calls for the doctor
(b) Steps backward
(c) Sits suddenly
(d) Kneels and puts her head on the pillow
9. After Cornelia leaves, how long does Granny hope her children will leave her alone?
(a) 30 minutes
(b) 15 minutes
(c) A couple hours
(d) A minute
10. What type of army does Granny think of when she looks at the valley?
11. As Granny continues to imagine, what does she see?
(a) Children playing
(b) A funeral
(c) Flowers in a field
(d) Trees leaned over
12. What does Granny think were in her bed yesterday?
(d) Sugar ants
13. When does Granny say that she last went to Holy Communion?
(a) Last week
14. What does Granny think is going to happen after she feels something shake her?
(b) A visitor will come
15. What does sleeping in the light give?
(d) Disjointed memories
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the reason Granny gives the doctor for taking to her bed?
2. According to Granny, what does a woman need inside her to have her full health?
3. Why doesn’t Granny wave good-bye to Dr. Harry?
4. At the beginning of the story, what does Granny ask the doctor to take with him and go?
5. What is the temperature of what Cornelia puts on Granny when she checks on her?
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