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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is skinny-dipping in the community pool in Part 1, Chapter 3?
(a) Raleigh and Aura.
(b) Aura and Mingo.
(c) Vera and Raleigh.
(d) Vera and Mingo.
2. How old are Caroline and Holly?
(a) 19 and 15.
(c) 13 and 17.
(d) 14 and 16.
3. In the beginning of the novel, who is predicted to fall to pieces by the end of the month?
4. Where does Mingo work?
(a) Trump Tower.
(b) Sears Building.
(c) Forbes Building.
(d) Knox-Bury clothing store.
5. What is Flonnie's favorite past time while living in the nursing home?
(a) Listening to ballgames.
(b) Watching game shows.
(c) Pranking the nurse staff.
(d) Playing bingo.
6. Who decides during a surprise party to run away to South America to avoid the law?
7. How old is Lovie in Part 1, Chapter 11?
8. What is Raleigh reading when the story begins?
(a) A fortune cookie.
(b) Restroom wall graffiti.
(c) A newspaper.
(d) A business magazine.
9. Who is Lovie's son?
10. Who goes with Raleigh and Mingo to Lovie's house?
11. What does Raleigh take from Mingo before entering the library in Part 1, Chapter 7?
(a) The pistol he was going to use to commit suicide.
(b) A hat.
(c) A flashlight.
(d) His phone number.
12. In what town does Raleigh live and work?
13. Who is Bonnie Ellen?
(a) Raleigh's sister.
(b) Raleigh's mother.
(c) Raleigh's favorite aunt.
(d) Raleigh's secretary.
14. Who pulls a gun on someone in a borrowed car in Part 1, Chapter 9?
15. Whose house is for sale in Part 1, Chapter 2?
(b) Raleigh's father's.
(d) Mingo's sister's.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of seasonal displays does Mingo create?
2. Who fears the police are looking for him in regards to their investigation in Part 1, Chapter 9?
3. In what time frame is this book set?
4. From what Raleigh learns in Part 1, Chapter 2, where does Earley want Raleigh to meet him?
5. Which engine component gives Raleigh car trouble in the Pinto in which he leaves Lovie's house?
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