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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Kilgore browse through at a book store?
(a) Pornographic books.
(b) Short story books.
(c) Non-fiction books.
(d) Fiction books.
2. Where does Kilgore wake up after walking the street in Chapter 8?
(a) An alleyway.
(b) Central Park.
(c) A hotel.
(d) The pornography theatre.
3. How old is Kilgore in Chapter 2?
4. Who is undergoing a mental collapse at the beginning of the book?
(a) The Author.
(b) Dwayne Hoover.
(c) The Narrator.
(d) Kilgore Trout.
5. What is the title of one of Kilkgore's science fiction novels?
(a) Universal Questions.
(b) Plague on Wheels.
(c) The Destruction of Earth.
(d) Alternate Realities.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does The Narrator claim the book to be in terms of himself?
2. Where does Kilgore live?
3. What kind of dog does Dwayne have?
4. Later in the day after Kilgore gets a ride, what does Kilgore call the person he watches eating in the diner?
5. Who stops Kilgore as he is walking from the pornographic theater?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the difference between Dwayne's personal life and business life?
2. How are the relationships between the pets and Kilgore and Dwayne different?
3. Who is Cyprian Ukwende and why is he staying at the Midland City Holiday Inn?
4. What is Kilgore's novel, Plague On Wheels, about?
5. How is the Preface in Breakfast of Champions presented in terms of genre?
6. Why is Kilgore reluctant at first to accept the invitation to speak at the arts festival?
7. What is the plot of the science fiction novel Kilgore comes up with while watching films at the pornography theatre?
8. Why does Kilgore think Americans are greedy?
9. Who is Wayne Hoobler and what does he want at Dwayne's car dealership?
10. Why are the majority of Kilgore's writings in pornographic magazines?
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