The Girl With The Green Ribbon

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The Girl With The Green Ribbon

A long time ago there was a young girl who always wore a bright green ribbon tied tight around her neck.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the woman who searches for Jimmie, and is rebuffed by him, late in the novel?
    • A. 

      Miss Smith

    • B. 

      The old woman from downstairs

    • C. 

      Nellie

    • D. 

      Hattie

  • 2. 
    Who saves young Jimmie during his fight with the street urchins?
    • A. 

      Maggie

    • B. 

      Father Kennedy

    • C. 

      Pete

    • D. 

      Samuel

  • 3. 
    What does Maggie do in an attempt to freshen up the apartment to impress Pete?
    • A. 

      She buys a new carpet.

    • B. 

      She makes a lambrequin.

    • C. 

      She buys fresh flowers.

    • D. 

      She paints the walls.

  • 4. 
    What does Pete do for a living?
    • A. 

      He is a teamster.

    • B. 

      He is a bartender.

    • C. 

      He is a boxer.

    • D. 

      He is a chimney-sweep.

  • 5. 
    What is the name of the friend who goes with Jimmie to fight Pete?
    • A. 

      Billie

    • B. 

      Eamon

    • C. 

      Johnson

    • D. 

      Leavon

  • 6. 
    What does Pete buy for Maggie on the occasion of their first night on the town?
    • A. 

      Flowers

    • B. 

      A lambrequin

    • C. 

      Blue ribbon

    • D. 

      A beer

  • 7. 
    What does the old woman ask Jimmie to do in exchange for the right to sleep in her apartment while his parents are fighting?
    • A. 

      Chop her firewood

    • B. 

      Buy her beer

    • C. 

      Tell her gossip about his sister

    • D. 

      Shovel her coal

  • 8. 
    What does Mary want to do to Maggie's dead body?
    • A. 

      She wants to drop her in the river.

    • B. 

      She wants to cremate her.

    • C. 

      She wants to dress her in baby shoes.

    • D. 

      She wants to bring her to church to ask for absolution for her soul.

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