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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Claire believe the stick she found will lead her to?
(a) Her life path.
(b) Her salvation.
(c) Good fortune.
(d) The love of her life.
2. What TV character does Andy compare his brother Tyler to?
(a) Danny Partridge.
(b) Archie Bunker.
(c) Doogie Howser, M.D.
(d) The Fonz.
3. What is the stick that Claire finds in New York shaped like?
(c) A "Y."
4. What does Elvissa describe doing after the age of 25 that is "just plain scary"?
(a) Dressing up for Halloween.
(b) Having a one-night stand.
(c) Getting excited for Christmas.
(d) Taping magazine clippings to the wall.
5. On Christmas Eve, who does Andy's father shout at on the TV?
(a) A news anchor.
(b) The weatherman.
(c) Burl Ives.
(d) A group of young protestors.
6. In Chapter 20, what does Dag tell Andy he wants to do with his future?
(a) Have ten children.
(b) Own a hotel.
(c) Write a novel.
(d) Save the Earth.
7. What does Andy make a shopping trip to buy on Christmas Eve?
(a) A turkey.
(b) A nice suit to wear on Christmas Day.
(c) Different sorts of candles.
(d) A watch for his father.
8. What is the title of Chapter 24?
(a) Define Normal.
(b) What is Individuality?
(c) The Black Sheep Within.
(d) My Parents Want A Robot.
9. What does Dag do to the Aston Martin convertible he sits on after leaving work in Chapter 20?
(a) Steals it.
(b) Sets it on fire.
(c) Draws a pornographic picture on it.
(d) Pretends it is his and tries to pick up women.
10. Who does Dag bump into while running away from the Aston Martin in Chapter 20?
11. Who is Elvissa?
(a) Claire's neighbor.
(b) Clair's roommate.
(c) Clair's sister.
(d) Claire's good friend.
12. What does Elvissa get a job as in Chapter 21?
(a) A gardener at a nunnery.
(b) A candy striper.
(c) A writer for a monthly magazine.
(d) A coach for a little league team.
13. What local monument does Andy visit in Portland before heading to the airport to fly back to California?
(a) The Vietnam War memorial.
(b) The Cold War memorial.
(c) The Korean War memorial.
(d) The WWII memorial.
14. In Chapter 29, what does Dag say Bunny looks like?
(a) A really nice guy.
(b) The newest cast member of "Miami Vice."
(c) Like he's got dismembered Cub Scouts under his porch.
(d) Like his nervous tick is nervous.
15. Where does Dag think an angel will take him when he dies?
(a) Under the sea.
(b) Into the sun.
(c) To paradise.
(d) Wherever he wants to go.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Chapter 20, how many women does Mr. MacArthur say he has dated in his life?
2. Where does Elvissa grow up?
3. In Andy and Claire's eyes, where do the MacArthurs live permanently?
4. In his story, what did the Japanese girl Andy lived with keep as a pet?
5. Who shows up at the party to speak to Dag?
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