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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 Fulghum say his barber did on his days off?
(a) He gave free haircuts to his clients' children.
(b) He gave free haircuts to old men in a nursing home.
(c) He gave free haircuts to people in his church group.
(d) He gave free haircuts to children in an orphanage.
2. In Chapter 27, Fulghum says his wish for Christmas is that he wants to be how old for an hour?
3. When Fulghum experiences his solace from depression, where does he lie down?
(a) On his bed.
(b) In a hammock.
(c) On the floor.
(d) In his yard on the lawn.
4. What did the man in Chapter 16 claim was the biggest irony of all during his theory testing?
(a) That Chicago was full of beggars who really had a lot of money to begin with.
(b) That several of the taxi drivers warned him that New York was full of crooks and to be careful.
(c) That the taxi drivers in Boston warned him about bad taxi drivers in New York City.
(d) That the taxi drivers in Los Angeles were concerned about his being scammed.
5. Fulghum remembers eating chocolate cookies and drinking sweet milk. What does he say they drank the milk out of?
(a) A big mug.
(b) The carton.
(c) Mason jars.
(d) Tin cups.
Short Answer Questions
1. What color of BMW motorcycle does Fulghum claim feels like him?
2. When Fulghum buys a cuckoo clock he missed reading that it was made where?
3. What kind of shoes is the Indian wearing who enters the tavern?
4. What does Fulghum claim is a blow to his self-image in Chapter 34?
5. In Chapter 27, Fulghum speaks of a grumpy-looking man who has come down with a full-blown case of what?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Fulghum think people's attitude would be different if dandelions were rare and fragile?
2. Describe Fulghum's ride home in an ancient pickup truck in Chapter 17.
3. In Chapter 36, what happens when Fulghum stops to help a couple that has a dead car battery and he and the stranded man try to find the battery?
4. What kind of fantasy does Fulghum speak about in Chapter 20, and what does it involve?
5. Describe Fulghum's relationship with his neighbor Mr. Washington that is discussed in Chapter 18.
6. In Chapter 28, why does Robert Fulghum buy a cuckoo clock?
7. In Chapter 33, what does Fulghum say is his first clue that Elias Schwartz is the new Haiho Lama?
8. In Chapter 27, what does the man with scrooge-itis say about receiving gifts?
9. In Chapter 19, when Mr. Washington comes over to Fulghum's home and starts spraying the dandelions, what kind of discussion does this spark?
10. What does Fulghum say will happen if you put a bunch of the stuff mentioned in Chapter 34 in a jar with water?
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