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1. Who is Bernice visiting for a month over the summer? -> Her cousin
2. Why do Bernice and Marjorie get in a fight? -> Because Bernice overhears Marjorie calling her boring
3. Why does Bernice announce that she is going to have her hair bobbed? -> Because Marjorie is trying to help her become more popular
4. What is the reaction to Bernice’s transformation? -> She is laughed at by nearly everyone
5. What does Bernice do to get on Marjorie’s bad side? -> She becomes too popular
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