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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How much is Mike worth at this point in his life?
(b) $5 million.
(c) $ 35 million.
(d) $1 million.
2. What became Sara Tidwell's married name?
(a) Sara Somersby.
(b) Sara Bidwell.
(c) Sara Sloane.
(d) Sara Laughs.
3. Who helps Mike with Johanna's funeral arrangements?
(a) Her brothers.
(b) His father.
(c) Her father.
(d) No one.
4. What device does Mike find in his office at the cabin?
(a) A cell phone.
(b) An adding machine.
(c) A cutting board.
(d) A dictating machine.
5. What is the name of the place the local people call a country club?
6. What thought does Mike have when he wakes up from his nightmares?
7. Which of the following is NOT one of Mike's selves in his hallucination?
(a) Picking up the Selectric in Jo's studio.
(b) Having sex with Jo.
(c) Having sex with Mattie.
(d) Buying a bottle of wine.
8. When is Mike supposed to release his new novel to get ahead of the bestseller competition?
(a) Summer of 2000.
(b) Summer of 2002.
(c) Fall of 1999.
(d) Summer of 1998.
9. Who is the mother of the toddler Mike finds?
10. For whom/what does Mike NOT mourn when he has an emotional meltdown?
(a) No friends.
(b) Writer's block.
(d) His father.
11. Who does Kyra call her "white nana"?
12. Why does Mattie call Mike in the morning?
(a) To ask for a ride to work.
(b) To tell him about her conversation with John Storrow.
(c) To invite him to dinner again.
(d) To ask if he wants to go to the beach.
13. Kyra is a Greek name meaning _________________.
(d) Rising star.
14. How is Mike completing his new novel?
(a) He has decided not to finish it.
(b) He is using material he has created in other years.
(c) He is plagiarizing.
(d) He writing 20 hours a day.
15. What superstitious habit did Mike and Johanna have when he finished a book?
(a) Would not say the title out loud.
(b) Drove together to the FedEx office to send it.
(c) Clinked champagne glasses.
(d) She wrote her name on the last page.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many railroad tie steps are there between Mike's house and the lake?
2. What favor does Mattie ask of Mike?
3. What is the TR that Mike refers to in the book?
4. What does Mike type on a fresh piece of paper in the typewriter?
5. From what does Mike suffer in Chapter 3?
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