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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is the first person that the Main Character tries to phone after Limo Driver on his return from the Boss's home?
(a) The Girlfriend.
(c) The Boss.
(d) His ex-wife.
2. What does the Rat include in his second letter to the Main Character?
(a) A postcard.
(b) A bulletin.
(c) An obituary and cash.
(d) A picture and a check.
3. Where does the Main Character go in Chapter 1?
(a) To a performance.
(b) To a funeral.
(c) To a school.
(d) To a temple.
4. What time is the Main Character told that the Boss would send a car for him?
5. At what age does the person who dies in Chapter 1 predict that he or she will die?
6. What time does the Strange Man arrive at the office?
(a) 11 AM.
(b) 3:15 PM.
(c) 9 AM.
(d) 11 PM.
7. What does the bar owner give the Main Character?
(a) A list of addresses.
(b) A book.
(d) A newspaper.
8. What do the Main Character and his business partner first discuss in Chapter 7?
(a) The Business Partner's disease.
(b) The Business Partner's church.
(c) The Main Character's divorce.
(d) A new client that the Main Character wants to work with.
9. Who is referred to as the Boss?
(a) The man behind the political structure of Japan.
(b) The man behind the largest corporation in Japan.
(c) The man behind the largest liberal political party in Japan.
(d) The man behind a mysterious Internet based business.
10. What does the Limo Driver give to the Main Character?
(a) His phone number.
(b) A map.
(c) God's phone number.
(d) A bible.
11. What does the Business Partner believe about the business?
(a) That it is going to be audited.
(b) That it is failing.
(c) That it has great potential.
(d) That it is overextended.
12. Where does the Main Character go to buy supplies after speaking to the Strange Man?
(a) A clothing store.
(b) An outdoors supplier.
(c) The grocery store.
(d) A pharmacy.
13. Where does the Main Character first meet the person who dies in Chapter 1?
(a) At work.
(b) At primary school.
(c) A coffee shop.
(d) A wedding.
14. How is the Strange Man dressed?
(b) In a trench coat and gloves.
(c) Like a bum.
(d) In a polo shirt and Dockers.
15. Why does the Strange Man Call the Main Character after his return from the Boss's home?
(a) Because the Boss has died.
(b) Because the Boss is getting worse.
(c) Because the Boss has disappeared.
(d) Because the Boss has recovered.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the Main Character say about honest work in Chapter 7?
2. How does the Main Character first learn of the death in Chapter 1?
3. Who is the second person that the Main Character tries to phone after Limo Driver on his return from the Boss's home?
4. What illness does the Boss have?
5. Why does the Main Character say that his relationship with his ex-wife is over?
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