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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Tyler call his parents' house in Chapter 24?
(a) The house that time forgot.
(b) The house on the small hill.
(c) The dungeon.
(d) The place where children fear to tread.
2. What does Andy make a shopping trip to buy on Christmas Eve?
(a) A watch for his father.
(b) Different sorts of candles.
(c) A turkey.
(d) A nice suit to wear on Christmas Day.
3. In Chapter 29, what does Dag say Bunny looks like?
(a) Like his nervous tick is nervous.
(b) Like he's got dismembered Cub Scouts under his porch.
(c) A really nice guy.
(d) The newest cast member of "Miami Vice."
4. What does Claire believe the stick she found will lead her to?
(a) Good fortune.
(b) Her life path.
(c) The love of her life.
(d) Her salvation.
5. In Chapter 20, what does Dag tell Andy he wants to do with his future?
(a) Have ten children.
(b) Write a novel.
(c) Own a hotel.
(d) Save the Earth.
6. Where is Claire heading for Christmas in Chapter 24?
(b) Las Vegas.
(d) New York.
7. According to Andy's brother, Tyler, whose birthday is January 8th?
(a) Michael Jackson.
(b) Mick Jagger.
(c) Boy George.
(d) Elvis Presley.
8. Who picks Andy up from the airport in Chapter 24?
(a) His brother.
(b) His sister.
(c) His mother.
(d) His father.
9. What building does Dag point out to Andy in Chapter 16?
(a) A Cold War museum.
(b) The state prison.
(c) The Institute for the Blind.
(d) A psychiatric institute.
10. In Andy and Claire's eyes, where do the MacArthurs live permanently?
(a) The 1960s.
(b) The 1940s.
(c) The 1950s.
(d) The 1970s.
11. When Claire is storming out of his place, what word does Tobias use to describe her?
12. What kind of party has Dag arranged for he and Andy to work as bartenders at?
(a) A bachelor's party.
(b) A Halloween party.
(c) A New Year's Eve party.
(d) An engagement party.
13. What color does Elvissa paint her nails with in Chapter 16?
(a) Very Berry red.
(b) Light and Lovely lavender.
(c) Honolulu Choo-Choo pink.
(d) Beach Babe blue.
14. What does Elvissa describe doing after the age of 25 that is "just plain scary"?
(a) Taping magazine clippings to the wall.
(b) Dressing up for Halloween.
(c) Having a one-night stand.
(d) Getting excited for Christmas.
15. The title of Elvissa's story in Chapter 17 refers to a boy with what kind of eyes?
(a) Bulging eyes.
(b) Hummingbird eyes.
(c) Beaty eyes.
(d) Orange eyes.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Claire's brother's name?
2. What does Tobias say his memory of life on Earth is?
3. At the party, owing to the weather, what is Andy worried about when he is talking to Dag out in the yard?
4. What does Andy equate buying a house with in Chapter 25?
5. What does Dag do to the Aston Martin convertible he sits on after leaving work in Chapter 20?
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