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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 color dress does Ballard buy?
2. What is the name of the owner of the grocer's?
3. What does Ballard mix with the squirrels to make a stew?
4. Which star cluster does Ballard look upon from his cave after returning to the mountain?
5. What does Lester Ballard do while having sex with the dead girl?
(a) Sings along with the radio
(b) Whispers in her ear
Short Answer Questions
1. What food does Ballard buy in the general store on the other side of the mountain?
2. Where does Ballard leave his rifle before going into the town on the other side of the mountain?
3. What flourishes are on the panties that Ballard buys?
4. Which of the following is not an animal listed as a cohabitant of the woods with Ballard?
5. How are the two dead people in the car positioned when Ballard discovers them?
Short Essay Questions
1. What imaginary conversations does Ballard have in the woods?
2. How does Ballard react to Ralph's daughter's rejection of his advances?
3. Describe the story Fate tells about the 1899 hanging.
4. What does Ballard do on his trip into town?
5. What does Ballard find in the running car on the side of the road?
6. How does Ballard's situation change in this section?
7. How does Ballard subsist as the harsh winter descends?
8. What wakes Lester Ballard the night after his shopping spree in town?
9. What does Ballard do at his old property, now Greer's?
10. Describe Ballard's appearance at the end of this section.
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