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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Mack sense about Doc?
(a) That Doc has a big secret.
(b) That Doc will be leaving town soon.
(c) That Doc is a lonely man.
(d) That Doc is very ill.
2. What is Mack's method of catching the frogs?
(a) He waits until daylight when the frogs are easier to see.
(b) He outwaits the frogs and catches them when they jump.
(c) He uses big nets in the water.
(d) He and the boys wade into the water shouting.
3. Doc drives to the cliffs above the tidal flat and ____________ in the car.
(a) Listens to music
(c) Counts stars
(d) Checks his notes
4. What type of hat does Henri the Painter wear?
(a) Cowboy Hat
(c) Top Hat
5. What is the captain's wife always doing?
(a) Trying new recipes
(b) Going shopping
(c) Giving speeches or writing bills
(d) Gabbing on the phone
6. What does Doc know very well?
(a) The mountains
(c) The Bible
(d) The seacoast
7. Who garners much attention after falling sick?
8. What takes over on Cannery Row?
9. What are Mack and the boys known as now?
(a) The life of the party
(b) Social outcasts
(c) Religious zealots
10. What is ironic about Henri the Painter?
(a) He is neither French nor a painter.
(b) His real name is Henry.
(c) He is of Irish descent.
(d) He is a house painter.
11. What does Henri the Painter use for his materials?
(a) Bottle caps and nutshells
(b) Colored pebbles and chicken feathers
(c) Pennies and nickels
(d) Colored chicken feathers and nutshells
12. What do each of the boys carry to the frog hunt?
(a) A net
(b) A glass of whiskey and a flashlight
(c) A bottle of beer
(d) A bucket
13. What does the flagpole sitter complain of on his second day?
(a) He would like a radio.
(b) He needs some sunscreen.
(c) He really needs to lie down.
(d) Someone is shooting at him with an air rifle.
14. Where does Henri the Painter live in his imagination?
15. Where does Doc stop for his first square meal?
(a) San Jose
(b) Santa Barbara
(c) San Diego
(d) Santa Cruz
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Doc think about the boys?
2. What date does Doc give Mack as his birthday?
3. What is Holman's Department Store's best promotion ever?
4. Who carries the gunnysacks?
5. How many times has Henri the Painter been married?
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