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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Dan keep gas in his car?
2. What happens to Dan when he tries to keep his medical bag?
3. With what does Randy shave?
4. What kind of business does Bill Cullen have?
5. On what day do Lib and Randy marry?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are some of the things Randy discovers a few months after the Day, what does he miss and how does he feel?
2. What happens to Ben the night Dan is robbed?
3. What does Randy decide to do about the highwaymen and what does he put at the bandstand?
4. How do they take care of Porky Logan's body?
5. When were Lib and Randy married? Who performed the service? What did the bride and groom wear?
6. What does Randy see when the highwaymen ambush him and what does he do?
7. What happened to Dan when he was beaten?
8. What happens at Dan's office?
9. What does Rita say about the highwaymen and what does she do?
10. What happens when Malachai stops at the ambush?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Alice becomes a learning resource for the community and helps Dan practice hypnosis for anesthesia. When old methods don't work or are not available, new methods for doing essential tasks must be found.
1. Do you think some interesting inventions might come out of this tragedy? Why or why not?
2. What do you think are the most important needs to survive in a world with no medical supplies or electricity? Use examples from the text to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
When Randy meets Mark at McCoy the political situation is bad. The brothers realize they may never see each other again and Randy stops in sorrow on the way home.
1. Why do you think Mark is not coming to Fr. Repose with his family?
2. If you were Mark, would you do what he is doing or would you come to Ft. Repose with your family? Why or why not?
3. How would you feel if you saw a member of your family at an airport and knew you would probably never see that person again?
Essay Topic 3
Ben is upset that he shoots what he sees as a wolf but is a pet German Shepherd. Randy consoles Ben that dogs can turn into wolves at times like these.
1. What kind of circumstances do you think might have force the German shepherd into a wild animal?
2. What do you think would keep men from turning from civilized men to murderers and thieves at a time like in this book?
3. Describe another situation besides the one in the book that could make decent people turn bad.
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