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Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who is going to throw a ball?
(a) The mayor's wife.
(b) The mayor of Haarlem.
(c) Marie de Medici.
(d) Margarethe.

2. What is kermis?
(a) The last day before Lent begins.
(b) The nickname Margarethe calls Clara behind her back.
(c) A religious practice that only girls are allowed to do.
(d) A type of Dutch dress.

3. Who is Pieter ten Broek?
(a) A priest in a local church.
(b) Margarethe's brother.
(c) Margarethe's grandfather.
(d) The girls' long-lost father.

4. Henrika and Margarethe usually get along:
(a) Sometimes really well and sometimes not very well at all.
(b) Not very well at all.
(c) They never see each other.
(d) Perfectly -- they quickly become best friends.

5. What ultimately leads Clara to leave the house on a regular basis with Iris and Ruth?
(a) Being left out of Ruth and Iris's fun adventures.
(b) All of these answers are correct.
(c) Having to spend all day cleaning.
(d) Having to spend all day with Margarethe.

6. When the book begins, from what country have the Fishers fled?
(a) France.
(b) America.
(c) Holland.
(d) England.

7. Before the large dinner party where his painting of Clara is revealed, what does the Master do to help comfort Ruth?
(a) He hums her favorite songs.
(b) He speaks softly to her.
(c) He presents her with a painting of her own.
(d) He holds her hand.

8. Who is a member of the Fisher family?
(a) Iris.
(b) Margarethe.
(c) All of these answers are correct.
(d) Ruth.

9. When the Fishers first arrive in the marketplace, how are they treated?
(a) Coldly.
(b) All of these answers are correct.
(c) Rudely.
(d) Suspiciously.

10. After the Fishers flee their homeland, who are they expecting will house and feed them?
(a) Nuns in a local church.
(b) The girls' long-lost father.
(c) Margarethe's grandfather.
(d) Margarethe's brother.

11. What does Caspar promise Iris one morning while she is visiting him and the Master during her work for the van den Meers?
(a) That he will always take care of her and Ruth.
(b) That she will become more beautiful as she gets older, so she should stop worrying all the time.
(c) That Iris will be his apprentice one day.
(d) That he will marry Iris as soon as possible.

12. What has happened to Pieter ten Broek?
(a) He is in an insane asylum.
(b) He has died.
(c) He has lost his job with the church and is very poor now.
(d) He has moved to America.

13. How does Iris propose getting Clara out of the house?
(a) By just having her walk out the front door.
(b) By hiding her underneath Ruth's biggest dress.
(c) By sneaking her out in a wheelbarrow.
(d) By sneaking out at night when no one is awake.

14. Why does Clara become so upset when van den Meer tells Margarethe that the hutsepot she makes for Lent is the best he's ever had?
(a) Because Clara made it herself and wants the credit.
(b) Because Clara wants her birth mother's dishes to always be remembered as the best.
(c) Because he knows that Clara hates hutsepot more than anything.
(d) Because it is horrible and Clara knows he is lying.

15. What health problems does Henrika begin to develop in Chapter 2?
(a) She begins to have a very difficult pregnancy.
(b) She has such bad pains in her legs that she can't walk anymore.
(c) She begins to go insane.
(d) She begins to lose her eyesight.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is Clara?

2. What happens to the van den Meers' wealth at the end of Chapter 3?

3. What item does Ruth try to steal in the marketplace?

4. Who is the American equivalent of Sinter Klaas, the person for whom the girls leave their shoes out one night?

5. How is Ruth initially described in the novel?

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