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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Which of the Lisbon girls is the last to attempt suicide?
(a) Therese.
(b) Bonnie.
(c) Cecilia.
(d) Mary.

2. How long before her death does Cecilia begin writing her diary?
(a) Nine months.
(b) Six months.
(c) Two years.
(d) A year and a half.

3. Who finds Cecilia after her first suicide attempt?
(a) Mrs. Lisbon.
(b) Peter Sissen.
(c) Lux Lisbon.
(d) Paul Baldino.

4. Whose late arrival gives life to the party?
(a) Jeff Maldrum.
(b) Sammy "the Shark" Baldino.
(c) Joe.
(d) Dominic Palazzano.

5. Why do Mr. and Mrs. Lisbon not find Cecilia's demeanor during the party strange?
(a) She is just as sociable as usual.
(b) She isn't feeling well.
(c) She is always quiet with company.
(d) She is on drugs that made her sleepy.

6. Which Lisbon sister used a depilatory wax?
(a) Bonnie.
(b) Lux.
(c) Mary.
(d) Therese.

7. What happens just as the paramedics arrive?
(a) The telephone rings.
(b) It begins to rain.
(c) The ice cream truck comes down the street.
(d) The Lisbons' sprinkler system goes on.

8. Which of the Lisbon girls is the first to attempt suicide?
(a) Therese.
(b) Mary.
(c) Lux.
(d) Cecilia.

9. What is Cecilia holding when she is taken to the hospital?
(a) A book.
(b) A rosary.
(c) A stuffed animal.
(d) A picture of the Virgin Mary.

10. Which sister interrupts one of the boys in his search through their bathroom?
(a) Mary.
(b) Cecilia.
(c) Lux.
(d) Therese.

11. Where are the scars Cecilia tried to hide?
(a) On her wrists.
(b) On her legs.
(c) On her face.
(d) On her neck.

12. What kind of music does Cecilia like to listen to?
(a) Celtic singers.
(b) Classical pieces.
(c) Bluegrass music.
(d) Rock music.

13. What is Mrs. Lisbon serving at the party?
(a) Punch.
(b) Soda.
(c) Pizza.
(d) Cheese and crackers.

14. What do the paramedics do first upon arriving at the Lisbon house?
(a) Use shock paddles to restart Cecilia's heart.
(b) Attempt to give Cecilia mouth-to-mouth resuscitation.
(c) Give sedatives to Mr. and Mrs. Lisbon.
(d) Saw off the stake on which Cecilia is impaled.

15. There is one boy that the rest of the group of boys are afraid of. Who is he?
(a) Paul Baldino.
(b) Chase Buell.
(c) Joe Larson.
(d) Peter Sissen.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Mr. Lisbon find Cecilia doing in preparation for the party?

2. From where do the boys watch the paramedics arrive at the Lisbon house?

3. What accessory is Cecilia wearing at the party?

4. What is Cecilia doing as she goes up and down the stairs before the party?

5. Which boy is the only one who has been allowed into the Lisbon home?

(see the answer keys)

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