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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 item of his father's does Andrew plan to take home with him?
(c) Money clip.
2. What happened to Andrew's mother in the grocery store in the days before she died?
(a) She lost her wallet.
(b) She crashed her cart into the produce.
(c) She fell down and hurt herself.
(d) She nearly fainted.
3. What position did Eden play in the baseball game described in Chapter 2?
(b) Third base.
4. How old was Eden Close the night her father was killed?
(a) Eighteen years old.
(b) Twelve years old.
(c) Fourteen years old.
(d) Ten years old.
5. What word did Andy use to describe the shirt his mother bought him for his first day of senior year?
Short Answer Questions
1. Where were Andy and his mother the day Edith came over with a baby wrapped in a towel?
2. What does Andrew say about "how quiet it is" at his parents' home in the country?
3. What does Eden remember about Andrew's hair the summer before he left for college?
4. Who was the fastest skater Andrew had ever seen when he was a teen?
5. What did Jim always have in his pocket for young Andy?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was Andrew attracted to about Martha when he first met her?
2. Who discovered Andrew's mother died?
3. What does Andrew say when his secretary calls and asks when he will be back at work?
4. What do Andrew and his son Billy talk about on the phone when Martha calls from Nantucket?
5. In what way did Edith react when the paramedics tried to get her to lie down on a stretcher after her husband was killed?
6. How does Andrew remember protecting his mother the night Jim was killed?
7. Who does Edith claim killed her husband?
8. What was Andrew's mother's reaction to Jim's excitement about the baby left at the Closes' home?
9. What does Andrew dream about the night of his mother's funeral?
10. How did Eden react to her mother's show of affection when Jim was home?
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