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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 is a distinct favorite of Cy and his friends?
(a) A line of Bathing Beauties parades barer than ever and Gaynor Shearer's erect nipples.
(b) The blaring music.
(c) The cotton candy.
(d) The ice cream machine.
2. What does Cy share with his mother?
(a) A secret about Jonty.
(b) His wages.
(c) A worry he has about his father.
(d) Nothing; he does not really talk to her much anymore.
3. What does Cy begin to do?
(a) Create a name for himself.
(b) Have sex with some of the willing customers.
(c) Tattoo some of Riley's customers.
(d) Draw a book of designs.
4. What is a key to the customer's personality?
(a) The color choices.
(b) The way the customer reacts to pain.
(c) The scent of the skin.
(d) The choice of pictures.
5. From what do most of the boarders at Cy's home suffer?
(a) Old Age.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who slices the rope?
2. What does Cy not really understand?
3. From what does Cy avert his eyes?
4. How does Morecambe celebrate the coming armistice?
5. With what does Cy decide he needs help?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the effect of alcohol on Riley?
2. Why do many women come to Riley's tattoo parlor?
3. How does Cy's apprenticeship fare and what is an important lesson Cy learns?
4. There are many instances of foreshadowing in this opening section. Name one and venture a guess as to what it could foreshadow.
5. Describe the type of clients that are often drawn to Riley's tattoo parlor.
6. What major theme is touched upon in this chapter and how is it expressed here?
7. Describe Cy's first interest in a girl and why it is disappointing.
8. What experience causes Cy to no longer be able to sleep under tight blankets?
9. How does sex figure into Riley's tattoo business?
10. How does Riley explain the colors used in tattooing?
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