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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. Where does Loretta go with her children while Howard is gone?
(a) To Texas, to start a new life.
(b) Back to Detroit.
(c) Overseas to be with Howard.
(d) Nowhere; she stays with Mrs. Wendall.
2. What does Nadine know about why Bernard was killed?
(a) She knows it is because he got involved with the wrong people.
(b) She thinks it is because he didn't pay his bookie.
(d) She knows who killed him, and why.
3. How does Loretta feel about Mrs. Wendall?
(a) She is grateful to have her around to help with the children.
(b) She is glad to have her as company.
(c) She is jealous of Mrs. Wendall's relationship with Howard.
(d) She hates her meddling, overbearing attitude.
4. How is Howard killed?
(a) He is beaten to death in a bar fight.
(b) He has a heart attack from drinking too much.
(c) A steel beam crushes him in an accident at work.
(d) He is hit by a bus while walking home drunk.
5. What relationship exists between Nadine and Bernard?
(a) Niece and uncle.
(b) Mother and son.
(c) Daughter and father.
(d) Sister and brother.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Loretta discover when she visits her father after moving away?
2. Where does Maureen hide the money she makes?
3. How does Maureen feel about her parents?
4. What does Loretta do after Mrs. Wendall is gone?
5. Who is Bernie Malin?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens to Mrs. Wendall after Howard's death?
2. How do Mort and Vera differ in their ideas about social change?
3. What does Jules learn about Bernard in Chapter 4 of the second book?
4. What happens to Maureen after Howard's death?
5. How does Loretta meet Howard?
6. What do Jules and Nadine end up doing in Chapter 5 of the second book?
7. What do Maureen and Jules talk about when Jules visits her in Dearborn?
8. What happens when Loretta visits her father for the first time after her marriage?
9. What happens to Loretta and Bernie?
10. Why does Howard leave the farm in Chapter 6 of the first book?
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