1. When Elaine sees the poster advertising her retrospective, what has someone done to the poster?

2. While her family lives on the road during her early life, what does Elaine like to draw?

3. At Elaine’s first elementary school, how are the doors that the students line up outside labeled?

4. What underwear do the students say Miss. Lumley wears?

5. What does Elaine say when Andrea asks why she paints women?

6. What happened at Elaine’s ninth birthday party?

7. At Thanksgiving dinner, what categories does Elaine divide the people she knows into?

8. How does Elaine imagine her cat’s eye marble allows her to see the world?

9. What is the title of the triptych Elaine makes of her mother?

10. Why does Elaine think she gets more Valentine’s cards from boys than Carol does?

11. What does Mrs. Smeath say about the way the other girls treat Elaine?

12. Who does Elaine believe saves her from the ravine?

13. Who do Cordelia and Elaine make fun of when they walk through the cemetery?

14. What does Elaine say is integral to communicating with boys?

15. What does Elaine become known for in high school?

16. What is Stephen chasing when he trespasses onto a military testing site?

17. What do the men call women painters whom they consider bad at painting?

18. Who does Elaine mistake the woman who throws ink at her painting for?

19. Why does Cordelia’s family send her to a rest home?

20. When would Jon prefer Elaine paint?

21. How does Elaine imagine Stephen behaving just before his death?

22. What does Elaine find in the red plastic purse while helping her mother clean out the cellar?

23. Who does Elaine’s painting Muses depict?

24. Who does Elaine want to see most at the exhibition?

25. What does Elaine tell the child Cordelia that she sees in the ravine?

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