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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. How does Zephr McGurk affect Arty's show?
(a) He makes it more dramatic.
(b) He loses money for the show.
(c) He completely changes its direction.
(d) He makes it boring.
2. What is the Geek's job in the circus?
(a) To rip the head off live chickens.
(b) To tell stories to the children before they go to bed.
(c) To tame and train the giant cats.
(d) To clean Arturo's tank.
3. Why do the children have to go to the hospital?
(a) To be checked up by doctors who are specialists.
(b) To address wounds from the shooting.
(c) To meet a doctor who wishes to act as a benefactor for the circus.
(d) To visit patients with rare medical conditions.
4. How does Arty repay Zephr McGurk for the work he does on the show?
(a) He gives Zephr women.
(b) He pays Zephr in cash.
(c) He mutliates Zephr.
(d) He fires Zephr.
5. What is on display in the Chute?
(a) The scientific directions for how each Binewski child was created.
(b) The Binewski children who have died.
(c) The awards that the Binewski children have won.
(d) Photographs of the Binewski children throughout their childhoods.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the new religion introduced in the middle of the novel?
2. What is surprising to Oly about Miranda?
3. How does Al first utilize Chick's abilities?
4. How old is Chick when he begins working for the circus?
5. What is Arty's birth defect?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Arty's appearance.
2. Describe Olympia's appearance.
3. What happens when Arty asks Chick to make him a roast beef sandwich?
4. Why does Oly feel guilty after her performance at Miranda's work?
5. How does Zephr McGurk change Arty's show?
6. How does Oly gain access to Miss Lick's life?
7. Who is Leona, and what happened to her?
8. What happens when Al takes Chick into town?
9. What does Lil Binewski do that is unusual during her pregnancies?
10. What is Arturism?
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