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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why is Nettie keeping a secret from Tyrone?
(a) She knows he is sick and weak.
(b) She is protecting the Pickles.
(c) She likes having privacy.
(d) She is worried he will get violent.
2. Who gets the place of honor at the meeting at Forest Ann's house?
(a) Mrs. Judd.
3. Why does Rita think Dr. Sipes said what he did about Ben's body?
(a) He was distracted from his work.
(b) He was protecting someone.
(c) He was paid.
(d) He was guilty.
4. What does Queenie name the baby she adopts?
5. Who killed Ben?
6. Why did the Massies not get a good look at the man who gave them information about the Crooks?
(a) It was dark.
(b) It was snowy and windy.
(c) He had a mask on.
(d) They were all tired.
7. Why do the Massies leave in such a hurry?
(a) Queenie thinks Blue is the murderer.
(b) They have saved up the money they need.
(c) Grover wants them to talk to the police.
(d) Zepha is afraid of the rapist.
8. What does Rita call Tyrone when it is revealed what sickness he really has?
(a) A bootlegger.
(b) A liar.
(c) A typical man.
(d) A weakling.
9. How does Grover describe Sheriff Eagle while talking to the Massies?
(b) Justice oriented.
10. What pattern did Agnes send to Rita after she moved?
(a) Movement in Color.
(c) Friendship Forever.
(d) Daring to Be.
11. What does Rita say when Prosper brings something for tea?
(a) You killed Ben.
(b) You can't be here.
(c) Why did you do it?
(d) Where were you last night?
12. Who explains to Rita what really happened to Ben?
(a) Mrs. Judd.
13. What makes Queenie realize that the Massies are going to stay on her property?
(a) They have unpacked all their things.
(b) They have all found jobs.
(c) They have made the shed very homey.
(d) They have not fixed the truck.
14. Why is Skillet not a suspect in Ben's death?
(a) He was locked up for another offense that night.
(b) He was dead.
(c) He is not intelligent enough.
(d) He had moved away before it happened.
15. What is Ella's maiden name?
Short Answer Questions
1. How often do the Pickles meet?
2. What does Mrs. Judd compliment Rita on after she learns the truth of Ben's death?
3. Who is the first lady Queenie tells about Zepha leaving?
4. How does Grover feel about adopting a baby?
5. What does Queenie make for Rita before she moves at the end of the book?
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