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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Mr. Richards imagine Goodson tried to kill himself?
(a) By shooting himself.
(b) By slitting his wrists.
(c) By drowning.
(d) By hanging himself.
2. What does Mrs. Richards say her husband has never uttered?
(a) A truth.
(b) A lie.
(c) A curse word.
(d) A blasphemy.
3. Where do Mr. And Mrs. Richards have to go to in the morning?
(a) The town hall.
(b) The church.
(c) The newspaper.
(d) The bank.
4. What did the residents of Hadleyburg keep out of the way of young people?
5. What do the Wilsons arrange?
(a) A fancy dress ball.
(b) A pillow fight.
(c) A sermon.
(d) A dinner party.
6. What does the narrator say the townfolk found the night after?
(a) Their tongues.
(b) Their dishonesty.
(c) Their love of life.
(d) Their hearts.
7. What did Goodson tell Richards to do when he tried to convert him?
(a) Pick on someone who cares.
(b) Marry someone else.
(c) Bury your head in the sand.
(d) Mind your own business.
8. Whose comments does the narrator say became increasingly disagreeable?
(b) Mr. Richard's.
(d) The foreman's.
9. What happened to Nancy Hewitt?
(a) She joined the marines.
(b) She died.
(c) She fell in love with someone else.
(d) She ran away.
10. What does Halliday pretend is a camera?
(a) A fishing rod.
(b) A cigarette box.
(c) A cigar box.
(d) A helmut.
11. From what country has the stranger just arrived?
12. Who does Mr. Stephenson send letters to?
(a) The dishonest citizens.
(b) The principal citizens.
(c) The working class citizens.
(d) The loyal citizens.
13. Which of the following does Mrs. Richards use to describe the mentality of the town?
14. Why did Mr. Richards not tell his wife about the Reverend?
(a) She would of turned hysterical.
(b) She would have beat up the Reverend.
(c) Her face would have betrayed the secret.
(d) She would have told the newspaper.
15. Which of the following words best describes Mr. and Mrs. Harkness' state of mind?
Short Answer Questions
1. What did the stranger decide he wanted to do to the town?
2. What is Jack Halliday's job?
3. Where does the stranger say Goodson made the remark to him?
4. What does Mr. Cox's boss say Mr. Cox should not ship until he tells him?
5. What did the residents of Hadleyburg teach their babies in the cradle?
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