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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Bird wants to stop ________________________.
(b) being a man who's always running away.
(c) losing jobs.
(d) drinking too much.
2. Where do Bird and Himiko go after leaving the baby at the clinic?
(a) A gay bar.
(b) A movie theater.
(c) A video arcade.
(d) A bistro.
3. What does Bird tell the doctor he wants to do with the baby?
(a) Let the baby die.
(b) Take the baby home.
(c) Have the surgery.
(d) Let him get a little stronger before deciding.
4. Himiko tells Bird that the person in #129 said the things about Bird because ______________________.
(a) she thinks he is lazy.
(b) she does not like him.
(c) she is jealous of him.
(d) she wanted to fight with him.
5. What makes the baby start to cry uncontrollably in the car?
(a) A car backfires.
(b) He is hungry.
(c) Bird swerves to miss a dead sparrow.
(d) The radio is too loud.
6. Why does Himiko drive Bird to his apartment?
(a) So he can pick up a few things.
(b) To water the plants.
(c) He needed a ride home.
(d) So he can sleep.
7. What name does Bird give the baby at the hospital?
8. What name had Bird's wife been thinking of giving to the baby?
9. Which of the following is NOT one of Bird's African treasures he has at Himiko's apartment?
10. In what country does Bird live?
11. Who is visiting with Himiko when Bird arrives?
(a) A college friend.
(b) A neighbor.
(c) Her mother.
(d) Her sister.
12. Where did Himiko's husband die?
(a) In the room where she and Bird sleep.
(b) In an attic.
(c) On a beach.
(d) In a hospital.
13. That night, Bird awakens frequently from dreams in which ________________________.
(a) he cannot get off an escalator.
(b) he is being chases by a unicorn.
(c) he imagines the phone ringing.
(d) the baby is as big as a skyscraper.
14. Delchef argues with Bird about ________________________.
(a) his girlfriend.
(b) taking care of the baby.
15. What does the one-eyed doctor advise Bird to do?
(a) Continue lying to his wife.
(b) Take his wife home.
(c) Put his wife in a psychological hospital.
(d) Take his wife on a vacation.
Short Answer Questions
1. What word does Bird want to look up in Delchef's dictionary?
2. Why is Himiko prepared to help Bird with the baby?
3. What does Bird unexpectedly do after work?
4. The professor thinks that Bird's __________________ no longer fits him.
5. What do Bird and Himiko do after Bird awakens?
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