A Bend in the Road Test | Final Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In Chapter 22, who meets Charlie at the gates of Hailey State Prison?
(a) Earl's attorney.
(b) The warden.
(c) Earl's parole officer.
(d) A guard.

2. At what other places does the narrator admit to watching Miles and Jonah other than their home?
(a) The store and the sheriff's office.
(b) Jonah's babysitter and church.
(c) The store and church.
(d) Jonah's school and Missy's grave.

3. In the epilogue, what career does Brian reveal that he has chosen?
(a) Emergency room physician.
(b) Social worker.
(c) Lawyer.
(d) Trauma surgeon.

4. What does Miles do with Sims after Sims is finished telling his story?
(a) He beats him up.
(b) He promises to speak with the D.A.
(c) He files a report about the incident.
(d) He lets him go.

5. In Chapter 24, what do Tillman and Jones accuse Miles of doing to Otis Timson?
(a) Beating him up.
(b) Putting a gun to his head.
(c) Smashing his head against the cage of his car.
(d) Breaking his fingers.

6. In Chapter 17, why does Charlie call Miles in to work early?
(a) He needs him to do extra paperwork.
(b) A suspect in a local crime was located.
(c) Sims wants to speak to him.
(d) There was an accident on the highway.

7. In Chapter 25, why does the narrator say he continued to watch Miles and Jonah?
(a) It was to protect Sarah.
(b) It was a compulsion.
(c) It was because wanted to make sure Miles never figured out he was the driver.
(d) It was to protect them.

8. What does Brian bring to Missy's grave each time he visits?
(a) A picture of Jonah.
(b) A wreath.
(c) A barbecue dinner.
(d) Flowers.

9. What image does the narrator say haunted him in the weeks after Missy's death?
(a) The sight of her twisted limbs.
(b) The sight of the dog.
(c) The sight of his car.
(d) The sight of her face.

10. Who/what keeps Miles from committing murder?
(a) Honor.
(b) Sarah.
(c) The memory of Missy.
(d) Jonah.

11. What does the D.A. tell Charlie will be a deciding factor in whether or not he files charges against Miles for police brutality?
(a) If Miles refuses to drop charges against Otis.
(b) If Miles causes any more trouble.
(c) If Miles is not fired from his job.
(d) If Miles hurts another prisoner.

12. In Chapter 23, how long after Missy's death does the narrator say he began watching Miles and Jonah at home?
(a) Six hours.
(b) Six weeks.
(c) Six months.
(d) Six days.

13. In Chapter 35, who was babysitting Jonah throughout Miles' whole ordeal with Brian?
(a) Mrs. Knowlson.
(b) Brenda.
(c) Sarah.
(d) Maureen.

14. In Chapter 20, what does Charlie tell Miles to do for the rest of the day?
(a) Find Sims Addison.
(b) Go home.
(c) Go over the witness testimonies in Missy's case.
(d) Find Otis Timson.

15. Who performs a field neuro exam on Brian?
(a) Charlie.
(b) Sarah.
(c) Miles.
(d) Mr. Wiggins.

Short Answer Questions

1. What kind of car was the unnamed narrator driving the night of Missy's death?

2. What does Jonah tell Miles he dreamed about?

3. In Chapter 31, what does Miles tell Sarah that Charlie took from him?

4. In Chapter 17, the author compare Sims Addison to what animal?

5. In Chapter 31, to whose house does Charlie go on Sunday rather than to church?

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