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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the only thing about Buddy's whereabouts that confuses Nora?
(a) The Brewitts.
(b) A bar.
(c) The beach.
(d) The boat.
2. Lewis admires Buddy's ______.
3. Webb is a ______, shaking, lecherous police detective.
4. Where did Buddy and Webb work when they were young?
(a) A barber shop.
(b) A fun fair.
(c) A factory.
(d) A bar.
5. What happens when Buddy and Nora drive Nora's mother to the police station?
(a) Her mother comes back to life.
(b) There's a flash flood.
(c) Their car is stolen.
(d) Buddy is arrested.
6. Why does Buddy like giving people bizarre advice?
(a) To cause chaos.
(b) To pass the time.
(c) To trick people.
(d) To see their reactions.
7. When does Webb finally come to see Buddy play?
(a) While investigating a murder.
(b) While on vacation.
(c) During Buddy's wedding.
(d) After his mother died.
8. In one nightmare, what happens to Buddy's hand?
(a) It changes color.
(b) He tries to cut it off.
(c) It talks to him.
(d) It's stolen.
9. What do the Brewitts do with Buddy when he arrives?
(a) Take him in.
(b) Kick him out.
(c) Entertain him.
(d) Scold him.
10. Buddy is good at his job because he is good at ________.
11. When does Nora report Buddy missing?
(a) About 6 months later.
(b) That same afternoon.
(c) Twentyfour hours later.
(d) The next day.
12. What does Lewis observe Buddy puts into his numbers?
(a) His madness.
(b) Pain and gentleness.
(c) Chaos and confusion.
(d) His life story.
13. Buddy cuts hair until ____ PM.
14. Why do smart customers come to the barbershop early?
(a) To avoid the lunch rush.
(b) To beat the heat.
(c) To get good seats.
(d) To avoid Buddy being drunk.
15. Before going to the Brewitts, what does Buddy do for two days?
(a) Bums around.
(b) Spys on his kids.
(c) Visits Nora.
(d) Plays music.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Nora's mother visits, how does she die?
2. Crawley is a ______.
3. When Webb and Buddy were first friends, Buddy was ____.
4. Nora's mother is a ______.
5. At the end of Chapter 1, Buddy watches a woman chop _____.
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