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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Raleigh toss from his car windows in Part 1, Chapter 8?
(a) His cell phone.
(b) Mingo's guns.
(c) The note from his father.
(d) Candy wrappers.
2. Where is the trunk that Raleigh is trying to retrieve in Part 1, Chapter 6?
(a) In Lovie's attic.
(b) In Victoria's basement.
(c) In Pierce's garage.
(d) In Earley's bedroom.
3. In Part 1, Chapter 5, who is having an affair with Lizzie Joyner?
4. Where is Raleigh when the story begins?
(a) The Lotus House.
(b) At his father's house.
(c) At his house.
(d) In his office.
5. Who is Victoria Hayes?
(a) Jubal's sister.
(b) Raleigh's favorite aunt.
(c) Raleigh's wife.
(d) Raleigh's mother.
6. Who pulls a gun on someone in a borrowed car in Part 1, Chapter 9?
7. Who is Earley?
(a) Raleigh's best friend.
(b) Raleigh's uncle.
(c) Raleigh's father.
(d) Raleigh's half-brother.
8. Who borrows Vera's car in Part 1, Chapter 9?
9. What causes Raleigh and Mingo to leave the tavern in Part 2, Chapter 16?
(a) They leave with strange women.
(b) They run out of money.
(c) A fight breaks out.
(d) Police raid.
10. Whose slacks get ripped in Part 1, Chapter 3?
11. In what time frame is this book set?
(a) Late 1970s to early 1980s.
(b) Late 1960s to early 1970s.
(c) Mid 1950s.
(d) Present day.
12. What is Raleigh reading when the story begins?
(a) A fortune cookie.
(b) A business magazine.
(c) A newspaper.
(d) Restroom wall graffiti.
13. In the beginning of the novel, who is predicted to be cheated on by his spouse?
14. What does Raleigh refer to as Knoll Pond?
(a) The subdivision in which he lives.
(b) The neighborhood in which Lovie lives.
(c) The property he bought from Jimson.
(d) The town in which Victoria lives.
15. Who is skinny-dipping in the community pool in Part 1, Chapter 3?
(a) Vera and Raleigh.
(b) Raleigh and Aura.
(c) Vera and Mingo.
(d) Aura and Mingo.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Raleigh's namesake?
2. Who does Raleigh call from a pay phone in the hospital in Part 1, Chapter 2?
3. How old are Caroline and Holly?
4. What is Flonnie's favorite past time while living in the nursing home?
5. Who is the note really from that Raleigh discovers in his office in Part 1, Chapter 5?
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