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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which activity does Quinn enjoy most while living on the streets?
(a) Shopping for food.
(b) Watching the sky.
(c) Collecting trash.
(d) Thinking about Virginia.
2. How does Quinn react when he sees himself in the mirror for the first time since becoming a bum?
3. How does Quinn feel when Virginia's phone constantly rings busy at the start of Chapter 11?
4. Why does Quinn begin to regret wasting pages in the beginning of his notebook?
(a) Because he realizes soon he will run out of space in the notebook.
(b) Because he has a strong desire to start over.
(c) Because he feels he is more enlightened now than before.
(d) Because he dislikes what he wrote at the beginning.
5. Where does the first meeting between Quinn and Stillman take place?
(a) The Brooklyn Bridge.
(b) Riverside Park.
(c) Central Park.
(d) Times Square.
6. Where does Stillman store the treasures he finds while out walking the streets?
(a) He stores them in his hotel room.
(b) He stores them in a shed.
(c) He stores them in a hidden trash can.
(d) He stores them in his house.
7. Why does Quinn decide to live on less sleep starting in Chapter 12?
(a) Quinn decides to sleep less because he wants to see Virginia.
(b) Quinn decides to sleep less because he feels he will miss out on important information.
(c) Quinn decides to sleep less because of his part time job.
(d) Quinn decides to sleep less because Peter Stillman tells him to.
8. Who is the first person Quinn calls after becoming a bum?
(a) Max Work.
(b) Paul Auster.
(d) Peter Stillman.
9. What time of day does Quinn leave his alley to go buy food?
(b) Late evening.
(d) Early morning.
10. How much time passes between the end of Chapter 11 and the beginning of Chapter 12?
(a) Days and possibly weeks.
(b) Weeks and possibly months.
(c) Hours and possibly days.
(d) Years and possibly decades.
11. Which of the following are objects does Stillman collect off the street?
(a) Doll heads, shoe laces, and old bow ties.
(b) Rags, pebbles, and old school uniforms.
(c) Black gloves, tin cans, and empty juice bottles.
(d) Photographs, old pieces of printed paper, and machinery parts.
12. What color is Stillman's notebook?
13. Does Quinn ever question where the food trays come from while he is living in the Stillman's apartment?
(a) Only on occasion.
(b) No, he never does.
(c) Yes, he does.
(d) Quinn is never given food on a tray.
14. Why is Quinn angry at the beginning of chapter 10?
(a) Quinn is angry because the elder Stillman checks out of his hotel.
(b) Quinn is angry because Victoria refuses to pay him.
(c) Quinn is angry because he has no money.
(d) Quinn is angry because his food at the diner was subpar.
15. What activity does Quinn busy himself with while living in the Stillman apartment?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Quinn decide to visit in the beginning of Chapter 10?
2. Who is Siri?
3. What great truth is Stillman attempting to discover through his research in Chapter 9?
4. What does Quinn do with the money in his bank account?
5. Which article of clothing does Stillman always wear when he goes out each morning?
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