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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the Strange Man give to the Business Partner?
(a) A pen.
(b) A list of demands.
(c) A business card.
(d) An incriminating photograph.
2. Where does the Main Character say he saw a whale's penis?
(a) In a documentary.
(b) In a National Geographic.
(c) In a museum.
(d) On the beach.
3. What does the Strange Man tell the Main Character about the object seen through the magnifying glass?
(a) It implicates the Main Character.
(b) It does not exist.
(c) It puts the Rat in grave danger.
(d) It is part of a sacred text.
4. What symptoms does the Boss exhibit of the brain cyst and the required medications?
(a) Headaches and hallucinations.
(b) Dizziness and Depression.
(c) Nausea and a rash.
(d) Fatigue and difficulty breathing.
5. What does the Strange Man tell the Main Character during their phone call in Chapter 22?
(a) That the fate of the business is in his hands.
(b) That the boss started out in the same manner.
(c) That everyone has something to lose.
(d) That too much drinking is an obstacle to success.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the Main Character do in Chapter 3 after his unexpected visitor leaves?
2. Where does the opening scene of the novel occur?
3. What does the Main Character say about honest work in Chapter 7?
4. How does the Main Character first learn of the death in Chapter 1?
5. Whom does the Rat ask the Main Character to visit for him?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the Main Character react to his return to his hometown?
2. Is the Main Character a proactive or a reactive person?
3. Describe the Limo Driver.
4. Describe the Strange Man.
5. Is the Girlfriend a passive person?
6. What do the woman's beautiful ears indicate about her?
7. Is the Boss a respectable person?
8. What is the importance of the Whale's Penis?
9. Describe the Main Character's efforts to connect with others in Chapters 19 through 21.
10. Does the Main Character trust his new girlfriend?
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