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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When did Mother last have the luxury she got for herself in the winter?
(a) She never had it.
(b) When she was a child.
(c) When she was first married.
(d) When she was at school.
2. How much money does Mother get on her birthday?
(a) $1,000 pounds.
(b) $3,000 pounds.
(c) $2,000 pounds.
(d) $4,000 pounds.
3. What inanimate object whispers to Paul?
(a) The tree.
(b) The horse.
(c) The house.
(d) The flowers.
4. What does Mother do as soon as she gets home from the party?
(a) Checks on Paul.
(b) Has some dinner.
(c) Takes a bath.
(d) Goes to bed.
5. What is Malabar?
(a) A servant.
(b) A kind of wood.
(c) A horse.
(d) A dog.
6. What shows that Paul has a special power?
(a) His strange vocabulary.
(b) The change in his eyes.
(c) The connetion with the horse.
(d) His guessing the winners.
7. How does Mother feel after she gets her birthday money?
(b) Slightly happier.
(d) As if she deserved it.
8. What does Paul bet on to make money?
(c) Poker games.
(d) All of these.
9. Who wakes up Paul after the race?
(b) The rocking horse.
10. Who is the money from the Lincoln races given to?
(a) A better.
(b) A storage man.
(c) A banker.
(d) A lawyer.
11. What does Paul do during the big race?
(a) Rocks on his horse.
(d) Talks to his mother.
12. What keeps Mother at the party after she wants to leave?
(a) The weather.
(b) Her date.
(c) Her manners.
(d) The drinking.
13. Who tries to send Paul on a trip after Mother's birthday?
14. What does Paul spend all his time thinking about after his mother's birthday?
(a) The house.
(b) The money.
(c) The school he wants to get into.
(d) The big race.
15. What is Paul's face full of after the party?
Short Answer Questions
1. How are Paul's eyes described after the party?
2. Why doesn't Oscar want Mother to have the full amount of money she wants?
3. Why does Paul die happy?
4. What color is Mother wearing at her party?
5. Who takes care of the money Paul wins at the Lincoln races?
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