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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 did the stranger's plan light his head up with?
(b) The luminosity of life.
(d) Evil joy.
2. What does Mr. Richards say he and is wife should remember?
(a) It was the nice thing.
(b) It was the Christian thing.
(c) It was the right thing.
(d) It was ordered.
3. Why did Mr. Richards decide against saving the Reverend Burgess?
(a) Burgess deserved what he got.
(b) He was too lazy.
(c) He did not want to be unpopular.
(d) He did not have the pluck.
4. What is the old lady reading in the parlor?
(a) The Guardian.
(b) The Missionary Herald.
(c) The Christian Times.
(d) The New Age Observer.
5. Who does Mr. Stephenson send letters to?
(a) The loyal citizens.
(b) The dishonest citizens.
(c) The principal citizens.
(d) The working class citizens.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Mrs. Richards say she wants to be left alone?
2. What is the name of the stranger who wrote the letter?
3. What is the whole village now doing in the evenings?
4. What kind of honesty does Mrs. Richards say the town has trained them to think?
5. What does Mr. Richards want to do with the money?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Mr. Richards react when he reads the stranger's note?
2. Why do the Richardses summon Burgess to their house?
3. How does Mr. Richards think Burgess is trying to harm him?
4. How does Edward prove himself not as honest as what he would have his wife to believe?
5. How does the stranger say he can make the coins worth their face value in gold?
6. What does the stranger tell Mrs. Richards?
7. Why did the stranger have to wait before implementing his plan?
8. Why does Mr. Richards say Burgess is friendly to them?
9. What is Hadleyburg's reputation?
10. In what way does the author present Halliday as the only honest character in the story?
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