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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is Chance's reaction when Mr. Franklin asks him what his name is?
(a) He is uneasy.
(b) He is suspicious.
(c) He is very surprised.
(d) He is happy.

2. Where was the Old Man in the bedroom?
(a) On his bed with only one eye open.
(b) Under the bed, feet sticking out.
(c) Sitting beside a window.
(d) On the floor.

3. What are the last two things Chance looks at before leaving?
(a) The garden and the TV.
(b) The garden and the kitchen.
(c) The attic and the garden.
(d) The TV and the Old Man's room.

4. What did Chance believe he could do just by turning the TV dial?
(a) He could bring the people on TV inside his eyelids.
(b) He could break it if he went too fast.
(c) He could change the world.
(d) He could enter the TV and become an actor in it.

5. Where does Chance go after taking his leave of the lawyer and his assistant?
(a) He makes a telephone call to a lawyer.
(b) To the garden to work.
(c) To his room to watch a TV show.
(d) To the kitchen to make a sandwich.

6. Why did the Old Man retire from his former profession?
(a) He was hit by a car and could no longer work.
(b) He developed a rare disease when he was 65 years old.
(c) He broke his hip at the age of 72.
(d) He wanted to spend more time in his home.

7. What does EE discover upon talking to Chance when he wakes up?
(a) That he was a gardener in the Old Man's house.
(b) That he was once married but his wife died.
(c) That he has no wife or no family.
(d) That he blames her for the accident.

8. Where did Chance go after viewing the Old Man's dead body?
(a) Outside to catch a bus.
(b) Into the garden.
(c) To his room to watch TV.
(d) To the kitchen to make a sandwich.

9. What surprised Chance about all of the papers spread out on the desk?
(a) They were in neat piles of twenty.
(b) There was red ink all over them.
(c) His name was not mentioned in any of them.
(d) Some of them were ripped up.

10. When Chance looks in the large hall mirror, what does he see?
(a) Nothing.
(b) That he's all grown up.
(c) A young boy.
(d) How ugly he's become.

11. When Chance changed the channel on the TV, what did he believe he could do?
(a) He could change himself.
(b) He might break the TV set.
(c) He could find the perfect TV show.
(d) He could find a gardening show.

12. What is the name of the woman from the car?
(a) Mrs. Randall Benjamin.
(b) Mrs. Ellen Harris.
(c) Mrs. Eve Gardiner.
(d) Mrs. Benjamin Rand.

13. When was the last time Chance left the house?
(a) Two years ago.
(b) To go for a walk in the rain.
(c) He has never left.
(d) To get the mail.

14. Where is Louise originally from?
(a) England.
(b) Jamaica.
(c) Barbados.
(d) Germany

15. What does Mr. Franklin assume when Chance will not sign the paper?
(a) He thinks Chance wants his own lawyer to look at it first.
(b) He believes Chance needs more time to read it over.
(c) He assumes that Chance wants better terms.
(d) He assumes that Chance will not withdraw a claim against the estate.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Chance do the morning after Mr. Franklin's visit?

2. Why couldn't Chance leave the Old Man's house or go beyond the garden gate?

3. When Chance is asked to come up to the study, what is the name of woman he meets?

4. Where had Louise gone to live after leaving the Old Man's house?

5. Mr. Rand believes that Chance has found the perfect metaphor for a productive businessman when Chance describes:

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