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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the first real meal John Grady is given after his injury from the knife fight?
(a) Beef, beans and pears
(b) Chicken, rice and pears
(c) Chicken and applesauce
(d) Chicken and beans
2. Where does John Grady say his country is?
(a) He says it is Mexico.
(b) He says it is Texas.
(c) He says it is wherever he can find horses.
(d) He says he does not know.
3. What does Blevins pull from his boot and give John Grady and Rawlins just before he is killed?
(a) A knife
(b) An address
(c) A letter
4. When Rawlins says they are in prison over a horse, what is John Grady's reply?
(a) That he'd do it again
(b) That they're better off than Blevins
(c) He says Rawlins is right
(d) That the horse had nothing to do with it
5. What does John Grady set out to do with the forty-five pesos left from the money he received from Jimmy Blevins?
(a) Buy food for Rawlins
(b) Buy protection
(c) Buy a knife
(d) Buy his escape
6. What is in the envelope John Grady is given after the knife fight?
(a) A pardon
(c) A letter
(d) A bus ticket
7. What does John Grady use to cauterize the gunshot wound in his thigh?
(a) The heated blade of a knife
(b) The heated barrel of a pistol
(c) The heated edge of a rock
(d) The heated belt buckle
8. Why does the Captain tell Rawlins to pull down his pants?
(a) He does not say
(b) To be tortured
(c) A guard wants the pants
(d) To check for a birthmark
9. What kind of vehicle does John Grady ride in almost the entire day after parting from Alejandra?
(a) A LaSalle phaeton
(b) A flatbed pickup
(c) A mule-drawn cart
(d) A LaSabre convertible
10. What are John Grady, Rawlins and Blevins chained to when they leave their temporary prison?
(a) A spare tire
(b) A pickup
(c) A large stone
(d) Each other
11. How many shots do John Grady and Rawlins hear when Jimmy Blevins is shot?
12. Who carries John Grady out of the prison yard after the fight?
(b) A guard
(d) Perez's man
13. For what city does Rawlins buy a bus ticket?
(a) Nuevo Laredo
(b) Mexico City
(c) San Angelo
(d) El Paso
14. How many guards travel with John Grady, Rawlins and Blevins?
15. What is the first thing John Grady buys in Los Picos?
(a) A jacket
(b) A bucket
(c) A steak
Short Answer Questions
1. Where is John Grady shot?
2. How does Blevins say he recovered his gun?
3. What is the fate of the Captain?
4. Where is the hotel John Grady and Rawlins stay on their first night out of prison?
5. What does John Grady have for dinner with the Reverend and Mrs. Blevins?
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