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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When Novalee attempts to go to the trailer, where does she get hurt?
2. What song does Willy Jack sing at the audition?
(a) The Beat of a Heart.
(b) A Beat of My Heart.
(c) A Beating Heart.
(d) My Beating Heart.
3. Who does the policeman interview regarding Americus' disappearance?
(a) Sister Husband and Novalee.
(d) Sister Husband.
4. What is Novalee really worried about throughout Chapter 15?
(a) All of the above.
(b) Staying friends with Lexie.
(c) Being pregnant.
(d) Getting fired from Wal-Mart.
5. Forney travels with Novalee to get what?
(a) Christmas tree.
(d) Christmas decorations.
6. What does Novalee ask of this character when she visits?
(a) To plant the buckeye tree.
(b) To move in.
(c) To read the Bible.
(d) To borrow money.
7. What specifically makes Novalee cry while searching for Americus?
(a) Trying to make a train whistle noise.
(b) Missing Americus.
(c) Thinking of all the people helping search.
(d) Thinking of Americus.
8. Who comes to the hospital to visit Novalee and tries to help her find her own apartment?
(a) Moses Whitecotton.
(b) Forney Hull.
(c) Momma Nell.
(d) Willy Jack.
9. What make of car does Novalee own?
(a) General Motors.
10. Where does the important event that happens to Novalee occur?
(a) The library.
(c) Sister Husband's house.
(d) The hopsital.
11. How many months is Willy Jack sentenced in jail for stealing?
(a) Fourteen months.
(b) Ten months.
(c) Sixteen months.
(d) Twelve months.
12. Novalee calls Sister Husband from the hotel to check on Americus. What is the new song Americus learned while Novalee is on her trip?
(a) If You're Happy and You Know It.
(b) Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star.
(c) Itsy Bitsy Spider.
(d) Patty Cake.
13. What city does Novalee travel to for a photo exhibit?
(a) Las Vegas.
(c) Oklahoma City.
14. How many children does Lexie Coup have?
15. What color are Americus' eyes?
Short Answer Questions
1. What important event happens in Chapter 8?
2. What gift given to Novalee is she not taking care of?
3. Chapter 23 talks about what natural disaster?
4. What is the name of the neighbor who helps during the natural disaster?
5. What make the cellar shake?
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