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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. How does Yolanda expect her mother to react to the haircut in front of the kids?
2. When is Aunt Tiny going to visit?
(a) She had just visited before the story opens.
(b) Within days.
(c) Yolanda is not sure.
(d) In several months.
3. What does Aunt Tiny want to do for Yolanda?
(a) Let Yolanda come and live with her.
(b) Send her to a school for gifted children.
(c) Get Yolanda extra piano lessons.
(d) Send Yolanda to a health spa for the summer.
4. What does the store owner think of Andrew's playing?
(a) He thinks Andrew needs some instruction.
(b) He thinks Andrew is just blowing through the instrument with no idea of what he is doing.
(c) He thinks Andrew is awful.
(d) He is awestruck.
5. What does Yolanda do when she notices three men looking at her mother in the restaurant?
(a) She goes over and speaks to them.
(b) She says they are leaving the restaurant.
(c) She points them out to her mother and teases her.
(d) She giggles.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Yolanda feel about her current teacher?
2. What does Yolanda's mother ask about Yolanda and her school?
3. What does Yolanda manage to do?
4. How does Shirley respond?
5. How is Vic helping Andrew?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Yolanda do when she sees two female security guards?
2. Why does Yolanda not say goodbye to anyone when her family is leaving to go visit Aunt Tiny?
3. Why does Yolanda volunteer to reserve her family's seats for the concert that evening?
4. Why is Yolanda unable to listen as the concert opens?
5. Why doesn't there seem to be any way back stage?
6. What happens when Yolanda and Andrew visit Stellers music store?
7. What "epiphany" does Yolanda have when she is at the park?
8. What does Aunt Tiny do for a living, and how does that help Yolanda's family?
9. Why does Yolanda send Shirley away in a cruel manner?
10. What happens when Momma finally notices Andrew's new harmonica?
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