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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. How does Barrett feel about his talks with Paul?
(a) He hates them.
(b) He loves them.
(c) He is amused by them.
(d) He is left perplexed by them.

2. Who has helped Paul make his fortune?
(a) Barrett.
(b) Joan.
(c) Oscar.
(d) Mother.

3. What is Paul's favorite toy made of?
(a) Velveteen.
(b) Wood.
(c) Cotton.
(d) Steel.

4. Who does Barrett talk to about Paul's talents?
(a) Joan.
(b) Olliver.
(c) Oscar.
(d) Mother.

5. What does Paul's uncle do when Paul makes his first bet?
(a) Sighs.
(b) Yells.
(c) All of these.
(d) Laughs.

Short Answer Questions

1. What makes Mother such an unlikable character?

2. What does Mother try to shower her children with?

3. Who hates to watch Paul when he plays with his toy?

4. What never seems to be enough for Mother?

5. What does Paul's uncle ask Barrett about?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Mother consider her biggest mistake?

2. Why is Mother's poverty so frustrating to her?

3. What does Paul invite Oscar to do while at the races?

4. Why is it strange for Mother to have hired servants?

5. How does Barrett stay safe while betting?

6. What does Paul tell Oscar about Barrett?

7. What changes Oscar's idea about Paul while at the races?

8. What do the children all sense about their mother even with her attempts to hide it?

9. What does Joan tell Oscar about Paul?

10. Who is Barrett?

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