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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Into whose custody had John Voss been released?
(a) His adoptive parents
(b) His grandmother's
(c) Principal Meyer
(d) A foster home
2. What does Janine call to tell Miles?
(a) Walt is dead
(b) She has split up with Walt
(c) She has cancer
(d) The Empire Grill burned down
3. What does John Voss bring into school?
(a) A painting
(b) A revolver
(c) A latte
(d) His lunch
4. What is stuck in Janine's car as she tries to drive away from Tick?
(a) Tick's purse
(b) Tick's umbrella
(c) Tick's laptop
(d) Tick's backpack
5. Irene thinks that Father Tom is ____________.
6. How does Principal Meyer know Zack has left the anonymous notes?
(a) Zack has always hated John
(b) Zack wants to get John in trouble
(c) Zack wants to create a diversion
(d) Only someone with the proper key could have left them where he did
7. What disappointing news does Janine learn about Walt?
(a) He has cancer
(b) He has three children
(c) He wants an annullment
(d) He is broke
8. Where did Miles go to college?
(a) St. Luke's College
9. Where are Zack and Justin parked?
(a) In front of John Voss' house
(b) At Pizza Hut
(c) At the football field
(d) At the Empire Grill
10. What is a rumor buzzing around Empire Falls lately?
(a) The Chief of Police is resigning
(b) Someone may be interested in buying the old shirt factory
(c) Mrs. Whiting is moving to Europe
(d) The Superintendent of Schools is having an affair
11. What topic do Mrs. Whiting and Miles' mother speak of only once?
(c) Illegitimate children
(d) C.B. Whiting
12. What has Zack "borrowed" from his father?
(a) His car
(b) A key ring
(c) A jacket
13. What do the anonymous notes say?
(a) "Do you know where your children are?"
(b) "Where is John Voss' Grandmother?"
(c) "You're such an asshole."
(d) "I saw what you did last weekend."
14. Who is the boy with whom Tick is having a cyber romance?
15. What is the name of Zack's sick game?
(a) Romanian Roulette
(b) Polish Peckerheads
(c) Polish Roulette
(d) Russian Roulette
Short Answer Questions
1. Who has managed to track down Miles who has stayed away from Empire Falls since going to college?
2. Who does Janine go to see for some nurturing?
3. With what is Tick attempting to defend herself when Miles sees her at the school?
4. Where does Miles' mother take him after missing church for several weeks?
5. What do Irene and Father Mark find that gives them a clue about Father Tom?
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