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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why does David call his grandmother when he gets home from Egypt?
(a) To check on his brothers.
(b) To get his aunt's phone number.
(c) To check on his mother.
(d) To see if she got the money he sent her.

2. How long is David heavily sedated due to his illness?
(a) Three days.
(b) Three weeks.
(c) Over a month.
(d) Over a week.

3. What are the two names that David calls his mother?
(a) Mommy and The Mother.
(b) Mother and The Monster.
(c) Mom and The Monster.
(d) Mommy and Mom.

4. What is the name of the Technical Sergeant, or David's supervisor, that finally tells him he is doing a great job?
(a) Piners.
(b) Maxwell.
(c) Steins.
(d) Campbell.

5. Upon entering the hospital to see David's father, what does the smell remind him of?
(a) His mother's death.
(b) His grandmother's home.
(c) Being in the airplane bathroom.
(d) Being trapped in a bathroom during his abusive childhood.

6. While staying with his father in the hospital, David goes to see his mother. Who answers the door at his mother's house?
(a) Stan.
(b) Kevin.
(c) Russell.
(d) His grandmother.

7. In the hospital, what story does David tell his father so that he can talk to him without worrying what to say?
(a) A story about the day he was rescued from his mother.
(b) A story about his enlistment process.
(c) A story about cooking for the Air Force.
(d) A story about their trip to the Russian River.

8. What is the name of David's social worker?
(a) Ms. Silver.
(b) Ms. Smith.
(c) Ms. Gold.
(d) Ms. Free.

9. Who called David at his foster parent's home while taking a break from staying with his father in the hospital?
(a) His father.
(b) Stan.
(c) His mother.
(d) His grandmother.

10. What happened to the home of David's mother while he was in Egypt?
(a) It went into foreclosure.
(b) Stan accidently burned it down.
(c) She sold it.
(d) It was struck by lightening and burned down.

11. Why is there no casket at the funeral of David's father?
(a) The hospital refused to release the body.
(b) He was cremated.
(c) His mother refused to buy a casket.
(d) His body was misplaced at the morgue.

12. On the day that David runs late for the hospital, what lie does David tell his father?
(a) That his mother is coming to visit.
(b) That the doctor says he is going to be okay.
(c) That his brothers are coming to visit.
(d) That he is leaving in an hour.

13. Who wrote the letter that David wished he never received?
(a) His foster mother.
(b) His father.
(c) His mother.
(d) His brother.

14. Who calls Alice to tell her about the admittance of David's father into the hospital?
(a) David's brother Stan.
(b) David's mother.
(c) David's father.
(d) David's brother Russell.

15. What does David's mother call him?
(a) Animal.
(b) You.
(c) Stupid.
(d) It.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is the name of David's foster mother?

2. What is the last thing that David said to his father before he died?

3. What does David's mother tell her mother (David's grandmother) that David did when he visited?

4. What does David make the nurse promise after she tells him she knows the truth about the abuse?

5. Who is David's aviation mentor?

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