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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In what State do Colin and Hassan stop for their first rest?
(a) West Virginia.
2. What does Colin hear as he wakes the next morning?
(a) A horse neighing.
(b) A rooster crowing.
(c) A cow mooing.
(d) A peacock yelling.
3. How much pay could Colin and Hollis earn at the factory?
(a) 200 a week plus room and board.
(b) 500 a month plus room and board.
(c) 500 a week plus room and board.
(d) 300 a week plus room and board.
4. What does Colin tell his parents when he calls them?
(a) He decides not to call them.
(b) The truth about what he's doing.
(c) That he is visiting some colleges.
(d) That he and Hassan are still wandering.
5. Where was Colin's first date with Katherine IXI?
(a) A football game.
(b) A brain bowl.
(c) A coffee shop.
(d) The park.
6. What does Hassan use to convince his parents of the reasonableness of his idea for Colin and him?
(a) That Colin and Hassan are in their last summer of childhood.
(b) That Colin and Hassan are going to find jobs.
(c) That jobs are non-existent, so Colin and Hassan should learn more about their country.
(d) That Colin and Hassan are too depressed to work that summer.
7. Where do Colin and Hassan go after talking to Colin's parents?
(a) To the basement to work on a new invention Colin has thought of.
(b) To Hassan's house.
(c) To the movies.
(d) To the beach.
8. What does Colin tell Hassan?
(a) That Colin's father has told Colin to move out.
(b) That the mouse will die of heat if left in the mailbox.
(c) That Colin has lost his job.
(d) That Katherine the XIX dumped him.
9. Where do Colin and Hassan stop to sleep?
(a) Hassan's aunt's house.
(b) A motel.
(c) A campground.
(d) A rest stop.
10. What does Lindsey convince Colin to let her do?
(a) Hold his notebook for a few days.
(b) Go with him to the movies.
(c) Talk to Katherine XII.
(d) Play him a song about lost love.
11. Who is Zeke?
(a) The school administrator.
(b) The plant manager.
(c) The Hollis' dog.
(d) Lindsey's cousin.
12. How many employees do Hassan and Colin interview at the plant that day?
13. What does Hassan do after waking?
(b) Calls his parents.
(c) Takes a run.
(d) Writes in his journal.
14. Where are Colin's parents when they are first mentioned?
(a) Swimming in the ocean also.
(b) Looking at the pictures of Colin ex-girlfriends on his wall.
(c) Sitting on his bed.
(d) Down in the basement fighting about Colin.
15. Why does the tour guide take off her tee shirt?
(a) To apply pressure to Colin's wound.
(b) It is so hot outside.
(c) To get a tan.
(d) To shake out a wasp that had crawled inside.
Short Answer Questions
1. What theorem is Colin developing?
2. What story does the convenience clerk tell Hassan and Colin?
3. What town does Hollis want to research its history?
4. Why does Hollis recognize Colin?
5. What does Colin's father say about Colin's last girlfriend?
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