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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the Captain tell John Grady they know about Rawlins from his confession?
(a) That he told John Henry's role in his crimes
(b) That he shot several men along with Blevins
(c) That he helped steal horses
(d) That he is a criminal named Smith
2. Why does Perez say he chooses to remain in prison?
(a) He can't find a way to escape
(b) He is respected in the prison
(c) He has a good life
(d) He has political enemies
3. How long does it take John Grady to tell the judge his story about how he came to have Blevins' horse?
(a) Almost half an hour
(b) Most of the afternoon
(c) Almost an hour
(d) Just over an hour
4. What do the men give John Grady when they catch up with him and the Captain?
(a) A saddle
(b) A blanket
(c) A horse
5. The day John Grady reaches San Buenaventura, he sees some children. What are they playing?
(a) They are playing cards.
(b) They are playing tag.
(c) They are playing baseball.
(d) They are splashing in the water.
6. Where does Rawlins say he wants to go next?
(a) Wherever John Grady goes
(b) To see Alejandra
(c) To find work at another ranch
7. Where is the first place John Grady and Rawlins go after leaving the bus that took them from the prison?
(a) A cafe
(b) A motel
(c) A clothing store
(d) A bus stop
8. 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 his escape
(d) Buy a knife
9. What decision does John Grady make as he prepares to leave Mexico?
(a) That he wants justice for Blevins
(b) That he will not leave his horse
(c) That he just wants to go home
(d) That he will not leave
10. What is the first real meal John Grady is given after his injury from the knife fight?
(a) Chicken and applesauce
(b) Chicken and beans
(c) Chicken, rice and pears
(d) Beef, beans and pears
11. What gift does John Grady buy for Alejandra while he waits for her?
(a) A silver necklace
(b) A gold bracelet
(c) Jade earrings
(d) A silver ring
12. What does the Captain use as a sling for his injury?
(a) A rope
(b) A bandana
(c) A belt
(d) A shirt
13. What does Blevins pull from his boot and give John Grady and Rawlins just before he is killed?
(a) A knife
(b) A letter
(d) An address
14. What excuse does Alejandra say she'll give in order that she can leave to meet John Grady a day ahead of her planned arrival at the ranch?
(a) That she has family business
(b) The she is sick
(c) The her aunt is ill
(d) That she is to be married
15. What is the first thing John Grady buys in Los Picos?
(a) A bucket
(b) A jacket
(c) A steak
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the injury the Captain suffers?
2. What time is John Grady told to return for a meeting with the Senora?
3. What is the name of the prison where John Grady and Rawlins are taken?
4. What is the first thing John Grady buys when he reaches La Vega?
5. What time do John Grady and his fellow travelers reach Monclova?
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