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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who does Lucas order to pick the money up from the floor?
(c) Mr Edmonds
(d) The two black boys
2. Who does Lucas remind Charles of?
(a) His father
(b) His grandfather
(c) The president
(d) Ernest Hemmingway
3. What does Lucas demand Charles does?
(a) Cook him dinner
(b) Tell a joke
(c) Talk to his wife
(d) Warm himself by the fire
4. Where does Charles eat his breakfast?
(a) In the garden
(b) In the lounge
(c) In the dining room
(d) In the kitchen
5. What is Will Legate armed with?
(a) A single shot shot gun
(b) A sword
(c) A double barrel shotgun
(d) A revolver
6. What make of gun does Lucas own?
(a) A Heckler and Koch
(b) A Colt .41
(d) A Remington
7. Why does Charles initially think he no longer owes Lucas a debt?
(a) Lucas is a criminal
(b) Lucas does not notice him
(c) He bought Molly a dress
(d) Lucas is a black man
8. Who does Charles ride into town with to see Lucas?
(a) The sheriff
(c) Uncle Gavin
9. What does Charles buy Molly Beauchamp?
(a) An Alice band
(b) A gold bracelet
(c) A diamond ring
(d) A flowered imitation silk dress
10. What is the name of Lucas's wife?
(d) Baby Suggs
11. When does Gavin think they must wait until to dig up the body?
12. Where does Charles end up throwing the coins?
(a) At Lucas
(b) In the creek
(c) Down a well
(d) Into the sea
13. Why does the sheriff put Lucas in a cell usually reserved for white prisoners?
(a) To tempt him into hanging himself
(b) Lucas has a white man's mind
(c) He will be safer there
(d) To give him a good nights sleep
14. Who do they find inside the coffin?
(b) The sheriff
(d) Vinson Gowrie
15. Who does Charles meet for the first time when he climbs out of the water?
(a) Aleck Sander
(b) Lucas Beachamp
(c) His father
(d) Gavin Stevens
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Gavin take Charles?
2. Where does Charles buy the tobacco?
3. Why does the sheriff think the towns people will not lynch during the day?
4. Who does Lucas tell Charles he needs to speak to?
5. What does Paralee's father say women concentrate on?
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