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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Thomas offer to send to Sissy?
(a) Old letters.
(c) A diary.
2. How does Lorraine attempt to cheer up Sissy?
(a) She takes her to a movie.
(b) She bakes her a cake.
(c) She buys her a sweater.
(d) She highlights her hair.
3. Why did Son feel so guilty about Cecilia's death?
(a) He said he loved her but he didn't.
(b) He should have saved her.
(c) They had a fight just before she died.
(d) She was too young to die.
4. What feeling does Sissy have as Thomas leaves?
5. Why is Rose angry when she arrives at the hospital?
(a) Sissy drove without a license.
(b) There is blood in the car.
(c) Sissy did not call her.
(d) Sissy left Sister Evangeline alone.
6. How does Sissy feel about the relationship with her mother?
7. Who takes care of Cecilia during the day?
8. How old is Son in this chapter?
9. Why does Son get angry at Sissy for going to the river?
(a) It was too high.
(b) It was too isolated.
(c) It was too cold.
(d) There was no adult nearby.
10. What does Thomas leave with Sissy before he goes?
(a) A book.
(b) An old suitcase.
(c) Some money.
(d) His phone number.
11. What does Rose reply when Sissy asked her why she moved out of the farmhouse?
(a) It was too big to clean.
(b) There were too many creepy noises.
(c) It was much too drafty.
(d) She wanted to leave and that was the only way she could stay.
12. Angie comes to visit with her new baby named _____________.
13. Why is Son afraid to meet Thomas Clinton?
(a) He might say that Rose is dead.
(b) He may take Sissy away.
(c) He thinks Rose still loves Thomas.
(d) He may beat him up for marrying Rose.
14. How old is Sissy now?
15. How does Son convince Rose to stay at the farmhouse?
(a) He says the kitchen in nicer.
(b) He says she can get a puppy.
(c) He says Sissy really likes it.
(d) He does not convince her.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Sissy suspect that Son is trying to hide from Thomas?
2. How many days after Cecilia's birth does Rose return to her kitchen job?
3. Why did Cecilia not want to marry Son?
4. Who helps Sissy get Son to the hospital?
5. How did Son's girlfriend, Cecilia, die?
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