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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 feeling does Sissy have as Thomas leaves?
2. How does Sissy compare to the girls in the home?
(a) She is the age of many of the girls in the home.
(b) She is entering puberty.
(c) She is about 10.
(d) She just turned 21.
3. Why does Son get angry at Sissy for going to the river?
(a) It was too cold.
(b) It was too isolated.
(c) There was no adult nearby.
(d) It was too high.
4. How many stitches does Son get in his head?
(a) About 10.
(b) 100 or so.
(c) More than 50.
5. What does Thomas tell Sissy?
(a) He is Rose's brother.
(b) He was once married to Rose.
(c) He wants to take her to California.
(d) She looks just like Rose.
Short Answer Questions
1. What subject does Lorraine like to talk to Sissy about?
2. What does the girl in #137 ask Sissy?
3. How old is Sissy in this chapter?
4. Sissy comes home from school one day and sees a girl ________________ in front of St. Elizabeth's.
5. Which of the girls at the home takes a special liking to Sissy?
Short Essay Questions
1. What information does Sissy learn about her life while driving with Rose?
2. Why does it never occur to Sissy that Thomas could be her biological father?
3. What does Sissy realize about her mother when they are driving in the car?
4. What does Thomas leave for Sissy before he goes?
5. How does Son's injury make Sissy even more resentful of her mother's distant behavior?
6. How have the driving lessons provides some hope for a better relationship between Sissy and Rose?
7. What is the relationship between Sissy and the girls at the home, one girl in particular?
8. What perspective does Sissy take on people leaving after Thomas is gone?
9. What circumstances prompt Rose's abrupt departure?
10. How does Son's girlfriend, Cecilia, die, and why does he feel such guilt about it?
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