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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Eden remember about Andrew's hair the summer before he left for college?
(a) He shaved it off.
(b) He was growing it long.
(c) It was bleached blond from the sun.
(d) It was starting to grey.
2. Where does Billy's son live?
(b) New Jersey.
(d) New York City.
3. What did Eden shoplift from Woolworth's?
(a) Earrings and rings.
4. What kind of car did Jim always buy?
5. What does Andrew call Eden at the end of Chapter 3?
(c) More beautiful than any woman he has ever seen.
6. Who is Andrew's neighbor?
(a) Edith Close.
7. What is the weather like in Chapter 1 when Andrew is trying to sleep and awakens from a dream about his childhood?
(a) Rainy and stormy.
(b) Hot and humid.
(d) Cold and dry.
8. Who was Eden's boyfriend in the Spring before the shooting?
9. What does Andrew plan to do with his childhood home?
(a) Rent it out.
(b) Fix it up and sell it.
(c) Live in it.
(d) Add on to it.
10. What is the ad campaign subject that Andrew was working on when his mother died that he describes as a "bailiwick"?
(b) Hair care products.
(c) Baby diapers.
(d) Pain reliever.
11. Who did Edith Close say killed her husband?
(b) Andrew's father.
(c) An intruder.
12. What kind of business does Sean's father own?
(a) TV repair.
(b) Grocery store.
(c) Hardware store.
13. What did Jim always have in his pocket for young Andy?
14. What does Andrew offer to do at Edith's house?
(a) Paint the kitchen.
(b) Fix the porch steps.
(c) Build a shed.
(d) Haul out the garbage.
15. Who calls Eden "a real knock-out."
(a) Andy's dad.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which character dressed in a red smock when Eden and Andrew were young?
2. What were Sean's parents known for?
3. Who died of a massive stroke?
4. What word did Andrew's mother use when Eden was young to describe Jim's "inability to discipline his daughter"?
5. Who brought a pack of Old Gold cigarettes to the pond in winter?
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