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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 17.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Macon do with his dirty clothes?
(a) He swishes them in the tub and hangs them on hangers to dry.
(b) He gets them dry-cleaned.
(c) He washes them in an outside basin.
(d) He never washes them.
2. What does Mrs. Dugan tell Macon about Muriel's past?
(a) Mrs. Dugan tells him about Muriel's reconciliation with Norman.
(b) Mrs. Dugan tells him about Muriel's swimming competitions.
(c) Mrs. Dugan tells him about Muriel's college days and her joining a sorority.
(d) Mrs. Dugan tells him about Muriel's unsavory boyfriends and lapses in judgment.
3. According to Macon, what is unusual about Rose's life?
(a) She has been married several times.
(b) She is not married or employed and takes care of her brothers.
(c) She lives all by herself, and has never had a partner.
(d) She has traveled all over the world, and has never lived in one place for long.
4. Why does Muriel tell Macon about the previous boyfriend who, after he began to trust women again, left her for a stewardess?
(a) Because Muriel has met someone else now that she trusts men again.
(b) Because Muriel is afraid that Macon will leave her.
(c) Because Muriel thinks Macon will meet a stewardess on one of his trips.
(d) Because the boyfriend wants to get back together with Muriel.
5. On his first trip in the novel, what does Macon do once he has arrived at his destination?
(a) Macon checks in at his hotel and goes sightseeing.
(b) Macon tries breakfast at three different stops, visits hotels in the afternoon.
(c) Macon has an expensive lunch, and visits an old friend.
(d) Macon rents a car and drives to the coast.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Macon want his cast to cover him from head to toe?
2. How does Sarah greet Macon at the restaurant?
3. What does Muriel do the fall of her senior year of high school?
4. What country does Grandfather Leary say he's sailing to?
5. Where does Macon travel to on his first trip in the novel?
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