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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 is Joey's sentence for the murder of his wife?
(a) A life sentence.
(b) 5 years.
(c) The death penalty.
(d) 15-20 years.
2. What is Joey's plea in the murder of his wife?
(a) Not guilty with an alibi.
(c) Not guilty due to a crime of passion.
(d) Not guilty due to mental illness.
3. What is Dr. Cohen's first name?
4. What does Lulu note about her mother's headstone?
(a) Her married name is deleted.
(b) It has an angel on it.
(c) It is very beautiful.
(d) It is very small.
5. How much time passes between the holiday and when Merry gets to visit her father in prison?
(a) 1 year.
(b) 4 months.
(c) 18 months.
(d) 3 months.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the bully do to Merry one night?
2. What question does Merry ask Lulu regarding their new foster parents?
3. Joey is almost a licensed _______________.
4. What could account for Lulu and Merry's mother's immature behavior?
5. In which part of her body has Merry been stabbed?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who takes Merry to see her father in prison?
2. What surprise do Lulu and Merry encounter at Grandma Zelda's funeral?
3. On Thanksgiving Day, how does Merry finally get her point across that she wants to see her father?
4. What pressures does Merry feel while living with the Cohens?
5. How does Lulu coyly work her way into Mrs. Cohen's sympathy?
6. What responsibility does Lulu feel toward Merry at the orphanage?
7. Into whose home do Lulu and Merry move in as foster children and what directions does Lulu give Merry about how to behave and what to say?
8. In whose care is Lulu placed after her mother's death and how does she finally manage to visit Merry in the hospital?
9. In Chapter 1, how does Joey get into the house and what do Lulu and Merry do as their parents fight?
10. What happens to Lulu's hopes for being adopted by the parents of a high school girl who volunteers to spend time with Lulu?
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