|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What theorem is Colin developing?
(a) The Theorem of Latitude Probability.
(b) The Theorem of Underlying Katherine Predictability.
(c) The Theorem of Now.
(d) The Theorem of the Multi-colored Ducks.
2. What is Colin Singleton doing at the opening of the novel?
(a) Sitting in a classroom.
(b) Taking a bath.
(c) Swimming in the ocean.
(d) Wandering in the city park.
3. What does the tour guide saying she is training to become?
(a) A paramedic.
(b) A beautician.
(c) A car mechanic.
(d) A teacher.
4. Where does the psychologist work that Colin's parents consult?
(a) Michigan State.
(d) University of Chicago.
5. What does Colin do for the first time since he and Katherine XIX broke up?
(a) Refuses to answer a call from Katherine.
(b) Shrugs his shoulders and appears less attached.
(d) Starts thinking about his next girlfriend.
Short Answer Questions
1. For how long has Starnes lived in Gutshot?
2. In what area does Colin not excel at school?
3. Where do Colin and Hassan stop to sleep?
4. What does Hollis invite the boys to do?
5. What happens as Colin is walking behind the convenience store?
Short Essay Questions
1. Whose grave is advertised when Colin and Hassan decide to exit off the interstate?
2. Why does Hassan seem to think that Colin's problem is spiritual?
3. What do all of Colin's former girlfriends have in common besides having dated Colin?
4. What happened when Colin's parents enroll him in a pre-school?
5. What was Colin's first date with Katherine IXI?
6. What does Colin overhear Hassan and Lindsey talking about and what do the three young people do that evening?
7. What does Colin decide to do while waiting for dinner?
8. What happens when Colin talks to Katherine and what does he do as a result of the conversation?
9. What is Colin doing at the opening of the novel and what is he upset about?
10. What approach do Hassan and Colin use on Hassan's father to gain permission for the trip?
This section contains 714 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)