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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 meal does Billy eat at the diner the second time?
2. The young girl tells Billy that her grandmother had been married and widowed __________ times by the age of 20.
3. The doctor sends Billy for some things he needs such as water and _____________.
(b) A chair.
4. What new item does Billy have with him for this trip into Mexico?
5. What does the unusual weather represent for Billy?
(a) His temperament.
(b) The unusual path of his life.
(c) His search for live.
(d) The swift passing of time.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of animal joins Billy as he seeks shelter from the rain?
2. Where does Billy find shelter from the desert rain one evening?
3. What kind of animals is pulling the gypsy cart?
4. What does Billy use to chase away the animal?
5. What happens to one of the men who approach Billy and Boyd and engage in a melee?
Short Essay Questions
1. What name does Billy use when he signs the army enlistment form?
2. What does Billy learn about how Boyd died?
3. Describe the altercation Billy has with some bandits as he travels with Boyd's body.
4. What are the circumstances in which Boyd gets shot?
5. What are the circumstances in which Billy meets the gypsies?
6. How does the author show what Billy is thinking in this story?
7. Why does the army recruiter seem to take a special interest in Billy?
8. Where does Billy search for Boyd and what does he learn about his brother?
9. What is the dream that Billy has about Boyd?
10. What physical defect disqualifies Billy from enlisting in the army?
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