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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does the narrator describe while looking at the nighttime scene in Chapter 22?
(a) A memory.
(b) A poem.
(c) A scroll.
(d) A newspaper.

2. What does Billie say she's going to do in Chapter 34?
(a) Marry Cody.
(b) Leave for New York.
(c) Kill herself.
(d) Kill Jack.

3. What does the proprietor of the playhouse say that Jack can't play with in Chapter 25?
(a) The children.
(b) The curtain.
(c) The horse.
(d) The piano.

4. Who does the narrator compare the image of Cody in the doorway to in Chapter 23?
(a) St. Christopher.
(b) God.
(c) Jesus.
(d) St. Michael.

5. What time does the narrator wake up in the part in Chapter 30?
(a) 9 p.m.
(b) 7 p.m.
(c) 5 p.m.
(d) 6 p.m.

6. What does the narrator drink before bed in Chapter 22?
(a) Whiskey.
(b) Hot milk.
(c) Coffee.
(d) Ovaltine.

7. Who is Dave Wain's girlfriend?
(a) Romana.
(b) Evelyn.
(c) Susanne.
(d) Billie.

8. Who does Ben say that even he knew everything is possible in Chapter 30?
(a) Kafka.
(b) Nietzsche.
(c) Plato.
(d) Jesus.

9. What is Billie's son's name?
(a) Elliott.
(b) Andrew.
(c) Edward.
(d) Eric.

10. What does the narrator envision his friends as in Chapter 36?
(a) Monsters.
(b) Ghosts.
(c) Shadows.
(d) Witches.

11. What kind of contest takes place after breakfast in Chapter 21?
(a) Axe-chopping.
(b) Rock throwing.
(c) Racing.
(d) Swimming.

12. Who does the narrator say is dead and that the sea took in Chapter 34?
(a) James Joyce.
(b) Edgar Allen Poe.
(c) William Casey.
(d) Percy Shelley.

13. What Frank Sinatra song does the narrator sing in Chapter 31?
(a) Just Friends.
(b) Tomorrow Night.
(c) It's Tonight.
(d) Blue Moon.

14. Who does the narrator say Pat McLear is handsome enough to play in the movies?
(a) Rick Hughs.
(b) Dwight Eisenhower.
(c) Billy the Kid.
(d) Jesse James.

15. Who makes breakfast for the group in Chapter 21?
(a) Ron Blake.
(b) Dave Wain.
(c) Pat McLear.
(d) Jack.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who does the narrator refer to as "a real Adam and Eve waking up" in Chapter 34?

2. How old is Billy's son?

3. What does the narrator say he wished Cody would be in Chapter 25?

4. What of Billie's has died in Chapter 31?

5. What does the narrator say that is the only thing he and Cody ever argued about?

(see the answer keys)

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