Section 1 (pages 1-8)
1. Why does John Ames tell his son that he might be gone sometime?
(a) Because he's tired of living in their home.
(b) Because he is old.
(c) Because he has to go out of town on business.
(d) Because he needs to make a trip.
2. When does John want the son to read his journals?
(a) When the son has a son of his own.
(b) When the narrator has moved away.
(c) When the son gets married.
(d) When the narrator is dead.
3. What ailment does John have, according to his doctor?
(a) Angina pectoris.
(b) Gastro-intestinal reflux disease.
(c) Congestive heart failure.
(d) Pancreatic cancer.
4. What does John tell his son he regrets?
(a) That he was away for long periods of time.
(b) That he lost his hearing.
(c) The hard times his son and his mother must have gone through.
(d) That he is dying.
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