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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who does the sheriff phone to organize an exhumation order?
(a) The local judge
(b) The senator
(c) The district attourney
(d) The president

2. Who does Charles meet for the first time when he climbs out of the water?
(a) Lucas Beachamp
(b) His father
(c) Aleck Sander
(d) Gavin Stevens

3. Who does Charles go home to speak to?
(a) Aleck
(b) Uncle Gavin
(c) His father
(d) His mother

4. What county is Montgomery from?
(a) Crossman county
(b) Neshoba county
(c) Jefferson county
(d) Tate county

5. Who was Miss Habersham raised with?
(a) Molly Beauchamp
(b) Charles
(c) Luca Beachamp
(d) Gavin Stevens

6. What does Charles ask if he can take to Lucas?
(a) Tobacco
(b) A pork pie
(c) A guitar
(d) A coca-cola

7. How do the character know the grave has been disturbed?
(a) There are footprints
(b) There are fresh cigarette butts on the ground
(c) The coffin is lying empty next to the grave
(d) The flowers have been disturbed

8. Where did Lucas have his gun when they found him standing over the dead man?
(a) In his hand
(b) On the floor by his feet
(c) In his pocket
(d) In the waistband of his pants

9. What does Charles notice about the roads?
(a) They are empty of black people
(b) There is a long trail trail of blood
(c) They are hilly
(d) They have been resurfaced

10. What does Paralee's father say women concentrate on?
(a) Marriage
(b) Love
(c) Their children
(d) Circumstances

11. What does Aleck hear coming toward them?
(a) A dog
(b) A wheel barrel
(c) A mule
(d) A car

12. Where does Gavin take Charles?
(a) To the saloon
(b) To the cemetery
(c) To the sheriff's house
(d) To school

13. What does Charles do during breakfast?
(a) Falls asleep
(b) Cries
(c) Prays
(d) Vomits

14. Why does Charles initially think he no longer owes Lucas a debt?
(a) Lucas is a criminal
(b) Lucas does not notice him
(c) Lucas is a black man
(d) He bought Molly a dress

15. What does Lucas lay on the bare cots?
(a) Tarpaulin
(b) Books
(c) His jacket
(d) Newspaper

Short Answer Questions

1. What kind of look does Charles think Lucas has in his eyes?

2. What does Paralee's father say men concentrate too much on?

3. Why do they find the grave so quickly?

4. What does Charles do with the money when Lucas refuses it?

5. What does Aleck offer Charles to help him out of the water?

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