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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is unsettling to Macon about Muriel?
(a) Muriel's beauty.
(b) Muriel's bad temper.
(c) Muriel's youthfulness.
(d) Muriel's ambition.
2. Why is Charles locked in the pantry when Macon can't reach Sarah in New York?
(a) Charles accidently locked himself in while getting a can of soup.
(b) Charles locked himself in after an argument with Porter.
(c) Rose locked Charles in after a big fight.
(d) Edward attacked him and Charles thought it was the safest place.
3. What are some of Grandfather Leary's inventions?
(a) A pedal-less bicycle, and a stove that plays music.
(b) A motorcycle that pulls a plow, and a tomato and basil plant.
(c) A zucchini and corn plant, and a car that drives itself.
(d) A microwave that washes dishes, and a waterless dishwasher.
4. What does Macon do when he wakes up from his dream about Grandfather Leary?
(a) Gets up and takes Edward out.
(b) Calls Sarah and asks her to come back.
(c) Stays in bed for the rest of the day.
(d) Lays in bed for a while before getting up to make coffee.
5. What does Sarah wonder about the man who shot their son?
(a) She wonders if he will get out of prison one day.
(b) She wonders if he is sorry and wants forgiveness.
(c) She wonders if he knows her son's name.
(d) She wonders if he knows that he not only killed people in the restaurant, but many others as well.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Grandfather Leary announce the day his mind first begins to wander?
2. Why is Muriel not at work when Macon calls?
3. What happens at the restaurant Macon goes to in New York?
4. Why does Garner Bolt visit Macon?
5. On his first trip in the novel, what does Macon do once he has arrived at his destination?
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