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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The way Aunt Ida is singing while working in her front yard reminds Christine of whom?
(a) Chubby Checker.
(b) Stevie Wonder.
(c) Janis Joplin.
(d) Frank Sinatra.
2. What is too expensive for Christine to give Aunt Ida when she returns to the reservation with Rayona?
(a) A new ring.
(b) A television.
(c) Her daughter.
(d) An apology.
3. What is the only thing Christine can eat that agrees with her illness toward the end of her illness?
(c) Buttered toast.
(d) Poached egg.
4. Who holds the flag during the veteran flag ceremony for Lee?
(b) Aunt Ida.
(d) Old Vernon.
5. What is covering Lee's coffin in Aunt Ida's living room?
(a) A buffalo skin.
(b) An Indian blanket.
(c) A tablecloth.
(d) A flag.
6. What is Rayona's middle name?
7. Aunt Ida gets angry when Rayona calls her what?
8. What Christine and Rayona know about fixing cars doesn't fit into a ____________.
(d) Bottle cap.
9. What does the company make where Christine works in Seattle when she is pregnant?
(b) Black boxes.
(c) Indian jewelry.
10. What eight-track tape is playing in the pickup as Christine flees Aunt Ida's?
(c) Dolly Parton.
(d) Led Seplin.
11. What does Aunt Ida give to Christine when she comes to Dayton's for dinner?
(a) Lee's brass buckle.
(b) Her yearbook.
(c) More pills.
(d) Lee's diary.
12. What does Christine make for dinner the night Elgin is discharged from the military?
13. When Christine thinks back on her life, she remembers it as the Christine Taylor album with _________ being the bittersweet Country & Western songs.
(b) Aunt Ida.
14. What does Christine leave on Dayton's desk?
(b) Lee's Purple Heart.
(c) Her hospital records.
(d) Lee's silver buckle.
15. What is Rayona and Christine's favorite billboard in Seattle?
(b) Starbucks coffee.
(c) Millstone coffee.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the color of the scarf that Aunt Ida uses to wipe the dirt off Lee's coffin?
2. What show does Aunt Ida explain to everyone as they watch television the night she comes to dinner at Dayton's house?
3. What does Christine jokingly call Elgin when she introduces him to other Indians?
4. What does Dayton buy for Christine and Rayona?
5. Who does Christine see at the bar when she takes Rayona with her one night?
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