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Because of Winn-Dixie

Because of Winn-Dixie


by Kate DiCamillo

Because of Winn-Dixie: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

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Q. How does the preacher finally show Opal his courage?

He tells her that it was all his fault that her mother left
He admits that his wife isn't coming back
He dons a Superman cape and flies off the top of their trailer
He gives Winn-Dixie back to his original owner
Q. How can you tell that Gloria needs Opal's friendship?

She holds on tight when Opal helps her into her house during the storm.
She makes her a thank you video that goes viral on YouTube.
She teaches Opal to make egg salad.
She tells Opal she doesn't need any help.
Q. What do Amanda and Opal have in common?

They both live in the Friendly Corners Trailer Park.
They both have dogs.
They are both graduates of Shmoop University. With honors.
They have both lost family members.
Q. How did Otis get his job?

Gertrude the human saw an article about him in the paper.
He applied online.
Opal introduced him to Winn-Dixie and he fell in love with animals.
Gertrude the bird told him about it, and he interviewed.
Q. Why does Opal call her daddy "the preacher"?

It's his WWF pseudonym.
He spends more time as a preacher than he does as a father.
It's a nickname her mama used to call him.
She needs to remind him of his duties as a minister.