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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 Colin say is a result of his nearsightedness?
(a) The need to wear really thick glasses.
(b) The inability to see the future.
(c) The ability to block out distractions.
(d) His continual tripping.
2. What does Colin's father say he, his mother and Katherine all have in common?
(a) The belief that something better will happen for Colin.
(b) The idea that Colin should go away to college.
(c) The idea that Colin should change jobs.
(d) Worry about Colin.
3. Who is going to be teaching at summer camp?
(d) Hassan after they get back.
4. What does the tour guide see written in Colin's notebook?
(a) A picture of Katherine I.
(b) A poem written in German.
(c) The words "Ipso facto."
5. For how long has Starnes lived in Gutshot?
(a) His whole life.
(b) A few years.
(c) Since he was forty-one.
(d) A few months.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Hollis want Hassan and Colin to do the next day?
2. When does the latest Katherine break up with Colin?
3. Why does Hassan say his proposal is necessary?
4. What are Hassan and Lindsey doing when Colin joins them?
5. What does Colin hear as he wakes the next morning?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do Lindsey and Colin discuss before bedtime?
2. What does Hollis tell Colin and Hassan about Lindsey when they get home from Memphis?
3. Where does Lindsey go after interviewing Starnes?
4. What conversation do Lindsey and Colin overhear when they arrive home?
5. What does Colin remember about himself when he was 25 months old?
6. How do Colin and Hassan get separated from the others?
7. What was Colin's first date with Katherine IXI?
8. What is Colin doing at the opening of the novel and what is he upset about?
9. When did Colin meet Hassan and to what does Colin relate most of his thoughts?
10. What does Hassan tell Colin he shared with Lindsey?
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