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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Mattie tells Mike that she had seen Jo at the ball diamond wearing a blouse with a pattern of _________________.
(a) Green sea shells.
(b) Blue roses.
(c) Black diamonds.
(d) Red polka dots.
2. What does Mike demand regarding payment for the novel?
(a) He doesn't make any special demands.
(b) A surcharge on the advance.
(c) Double the advance amount.
(d) Double the contract amount.
3. What is Mike doing when his phone rings at the cabin?
(a) Watching TV.
(c) Watching fireworks.
(d) Eating dinner.
4. Mike sees an old woman at the dock who is so thin he calls her a _____________________ in his mind.
(a) Bag of bones.
(b) Stick figure.
(c) Pogo stick.
(d) Bean pole.
5. What does Mike ask Bill Dean to do before he goes to the cabin?
(a) Have the carpets cleaned.
(b) Install more cupboards.
(c) Take photos.
(d) Paint the interior.
6. What device does Mike find in his office at the cabin?
(a) A cutting board.
(b) A cell phone.
(c) An adding machine.
(d) A dictating machine.
7. What exhibits in Mike's dreams and then actually comes true?
(a) He has a car accident.
(b) A cut on his hand.
(c) His car breaks down.
(d) He falls and breaks his leg.
8. What does Mike notice when he goes into the bathroom to take a shower after his wild night of hallucinations?
(a) There is writing on the mirror.
(b) The commode is missing.
(c) The tub is filled with water.
(d) The window is wide open.
9. Sara Laughs is located on which lake in Maine?
(a) Dark Score Lake.
(b) Old Loon Lake.
(c) Bartlesby Lake.
(d) Toothaker Lake.
10. How long has Johanna been dead when Mike returns to Sara Laughs?
(a) 2 years.
(b) 4 years.
(c) 6 weeks.
(d) 3 months.
11. What is the nickname of the moose head over the fireplace at Sara Laughs?
12. Why does Mike visit Jo's studio in Chapter 11?
(a) To view her artwork.
(b) To find the plastic owls.
(c) To locate some CDs.
(d) To look for her diary.
13. How much does John Storrow say his legal fees will cost Mike at a minimum?
(a) $1 million.
14. How many railroad tie steps are there between Mike's house and the lake?
15. Who telephones Mike at his cabin?
(a) Mattie Devore.
(b) Mamie Devore.
(c) Max Devore.
(d) Madeline Devore.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is the caretaker of the Sara Laughs cottage?
2. What is Mike's last name?
3. What does Mike type on a fresh piece of paper in the typewriter?
4. Which one of Johanna's brothers does Mike visit on his way to Sara Laughs?
5. Where does Mike decide to go on a vacation?
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