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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What TV character does Andy compare his brother Tyler to?
(a) Danny Partridge.
(b) Doogie Howser, M.D.
(c) The Fonz.
(d) Archie Bunker.
2. In Chapter 20, what does Dag tell Andy he wants to do with his future?
(a) Write a novel.
(b) Save the Earth.
(c) Have ten children.
(d) Own a hotel.
3. On Christmas Eve, who does Andy's father shout at on the TV?
(a) A news anchor.
(b) A group of young protestors.
(c) The weatherman.
(d) Burl Ives.
4. In Chapter 23, what does Andy say he used to sow randomly in his parents' back yard?
(a) Daffodil bulbs.
(b) Tulip bulbs.
(c) Crocus bulbs.
(d) Iris bulbs.
5. What local monument does Andy visit in Portland before heading to the airport to fly back to California?
(a) The WWII memorial.
(b) The Cold War memorial.
(c) The Korean War memorial.
(d) The Vietnam War memorial.
6. What does Andy say his memory of life on Earth is?
(a) Having a beer with friends.
(b) The smell of bacon.
(c) Palm trees.
(d) Driving along a highway in November.
7. What does Tyler call his parents' house in Chapter 24?
(a) The house on the small hill.
(b) The house that time forgot.
(c) The dungeon.
(d) The place where children fear to tread.
8. Where will Claire stay until she knows she'll be safe from radiation at home?
(a) At a hotel.
(b) At Andy's house.
(c) At Dag's house.
(d) At Elvissa's house.
9. Who shows up at the party to speak to Dag?
(b) An old girlfriend.
(c) His father.
(d) The police.
10. What does Andy recall Tyler saying about the name "Andrew" in Chapter 24?
(a) It sounds religious.
(b) It looks good on a resume.
(c) Andrews are always good men.
(d) It's a good name for a child.
11. What is the title of Chapter 24?
(a) My Parents Want A Robot.
(b) What is Individuality?
(c) The Black Sheep Within.
(d) Define Normal.
12. Where does Elvissa grow up?
(a) Little Rock, Arkansas.
(b) Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
(c) New York City, New York.
(d) Talaahassee, Florida.
13. What does Elvissa call rich women with good haircuts and good clothes?
14. At the party, owing to the weather, what is Andy worried about when he is talking to Dag out in the yard?
(a) A hailstorm.
(b) A blizzard.
(c) Flash floods.
(d) Getting a heat rash.
15. The title of Elvissa's story in Chapter 17 refers to a boy with what kind of eyes?
(a) Hummingbird eyes.
(b) Bulging eyes.
(c) Beaty eyes.
(d) Orange eyes.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Dag think he'll be doing when he dies?
2. What does Dag call and tell Andy has made the news in Palm Springs?
3. Which of the following is not included in Bunny's list of "what makes a party"?
4. What does Andy do when he returns to his own house after spending Christmas in Portland?
5. What does Tobias say his memory of life on Earth is?
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