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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 type of bird does Ballard chase down while walking to a friend's house?
(a) A robin
(b) A lark
(c) A pigeon
(d) A dove
2. What does the anonymous driver by Lester's house toss out of his car window?
(a) A fast food bag
(b) A beer can
(c) A cigarette
(d) A condom wrapper
3. What charge does the Sleeping Woman want to file against Ballard?
(d) Attempted Murder
4. Under what animal does the Thantham boy build a fire?
(a) A horse
(b) A steer
(c) A mule
(d) An ox
5. What is the Dumpkeeper's name?
Short Answer Questions
1. How much money does the blonde daughter demand of Ballard to show him her breasts?
2. In Chapter 12 (pp. 35-36), how does Ballard remove the cow's head?
3. Who punched Lester Ballard unconscious at the auction?
4. Which of the following is not a name listed as one of the Dumpkeeper's daughters
5. Where does Ballard look at wanted posters?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Ballard abruptly leave the Dumpkeeper's house in Chapter 16?
2. What does Lester Ballard discover in a car outside his shack one night, and what happens?
3. Describe the baby of Ballard's friend, Ralph.
4. Describe the scene created by McCarthy at the beginning of the novel.
5. How do people react to Ballard in the Six-Mile Church?
6. Describe the boxing match that happens at the end of this section.
7. What deal does Lester Ballard try to broker with Fred Kirby?
8. How did Ballard get his rifle?
9. What news does Darfuzzle give Ballard?
10. What transpires between Ballard and the woman he finds sleeping on Frog Mountain?
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