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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Mingo's job?
(a) Insurance salesman.
(b) Furniture salesman.
(c) Window dresser.
2. Who is with Raleigh when the story begins?
3. Whose trunk is Raleigh trying to retrieve at the beginning of Part 1, Chapter 6?
4. When he returns to his office after buying property in Part 1, Chapter 5, who does Raleigh discover has left him a note at work?
5. What is Holly doing when Raleigh arrives in Part 1, Chapter 2?
(a) Mowing her lawn.
(b) Washing her car with her sister.
(c) Working on a car with a boy.
(d) Practicing cheerleading.
6. What is Raleigh's job?
(c) Retail clerk.
(d) Insurance salesman.
7. Who decides during a surprise party to run away to South America to avoid the law?
8. Who is hiding out in Raleigh's rental property?
(c) A drug cartel.
9. After the Marines help Raleigh and Mingo, who does Raleigh call from a tavern?
10. What does Raleigh refer to as Knoll Pond?
(a) The town in which Victoria lives.
(b) The neighborhood in which Lovie lives.
(c) The subdivision in which he lives.
(d) The property he bought from Jimson.
11. Which engine component gives Raleigh car trouble in the Pinto in which he leaves Lovie's house?
(a) A rod.
(b) A spark plug.
(c) The axel.
(d) A point.
12. Who is supposed to have the trumpet that Raleigh needs to retrieve?
13. Where do Raleigh and Mingo go when they leave the tavern in Part 2, Chapter 16?
(a) Toward the Carolina coast.
(c) Toward Atlanta.
(d) Toward Chicago.
14. Who is Earley?
(a) Raleigh's father.
(b) Raleigh's uncle.
(c) Raleigh's best friend.
(d) Raleigh's half-brother.
15. What, according to legend, may be buried near Raleigh's hometown on the property he sets out to buy in Part 1, Chapter 4?
(a) Confederate bills.
(b) A map to Confederate treasure.
(c) A Union soldier.
(d) Confederate gold.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the building where Raleigh works?
2. Who gets drunk and falls into a pool in Part 1, Chapter 3?
3. Why is Raleigh stopped by police in Part 1, Chapter 8?
4. With whom does Aura protest in Part 1, Chapter 9?
5. Who does Raleigh call from a pay phone in the hospital in Part 1, Chapter 2?
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