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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The private detective learns that Durgin has ________________ children.
2. What does Mike pour over the bones he digs up?
3. What question does Kyra ask Mike at the barbecue?
(a) If he will take care of her.
(b) If he will buy her some ice cream.
(c) If he will take her swimming.
(d) If he will push her on the swing.
4. What does Mike do for George Kennedy?
(a) Jumps his car.
(b) Autographs a book for his wife.
(c) Buys him lunch.
(d) Gives him a good reference.
5. What name do the alphabet magnets spell out after Mike talks to his brother about their family tree?
(a) Elise Granson.
(b) Margot Noonan.
(c) Jo Noonan.
(d) Carla Dean.
6. What is the name of the book Mike is writing at the cabin?
(a) My Childhood Friend.
(b) Miles to Go Before I Sleep.
(c) Regret Nothing.
(d) When Sara Laughs.
7. How much money did Max Devore leave to Mattie in his will?
(a) $1 million.
(d) $80 million.
8. What vulgar name does Devore call Mike?
9. Mike cautions Mattie to be careful of Kenny Auster and _____________________.
(a) John Storrow.
(b) Lindy Briggs.
(c) Jared Devore.
(d) Bill Dean.
10. Who did Jo not want Mike to talk to at the TR?
(a) Mattie Devore.
(b) Royce Merrill.
(c) Bill Dean.
(d) Max Devore.
11. What does Mike tell Mattie he will do that night?
(a) Watch over her trailer.
(b) Write a poem for her.
(c) Come to her.
(d) Babysit for Kyra.
12. Who is John Shackleford?
(a) Mike's travel agent.
(b) The owner of a bait shop.
(c) A character in Mike's new book.
(d) A local deputy sheriff.
13. In the car, John plays a cassette of _______________ voice for Mike to hear.
14. Who warns Mike about stirring things up in town?
15. What does Mike note about the refrigerator magnets when he comes inside after a swim?
(a) The magnets are gone.
(b) The letters are all jumbled.
(c) All the "K" letters are missing.
(d) The letters are on one side and the fruits and vegetables are on the other.
Short Answer Questions
1. Mike sees an inordinate amount of the letters K and ______________ in the phone book.
2. Who does Mike know is hurting Jo in Jo's studio?
3. What do George and Romeo give Mike as a memento of Mattie's case?
4. What name does Elmer Durgin refer to Mattie as?
5. What drink does Mike give to Kyra to calm her?
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