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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who does Lucas remind Charles of?
(a) Ernest Hemmingway
(b) His father
(c) His grandfather
(d) The president

2. Who do they find inside the coffin?
(a) Lucas
(b) Montgomery
(c) The sheriff
(d) Vinson Gowrie

3. Why does Charles think Lucas does not talk to him the second time they meet in town?
(a) He no longer owes him
(b) His wife has just died
(c) He does not like him
(d) He is ignorant

4. When does Will Legate join the group at the sheriff's house?
(a) 10 a.m.
(b) Dawn
(c) 8 a.m.
(d) Midday

5. What does Lucas get arrested for?
(a) Shooting a local man
(b) Tax fraud
(c) Devil worship
(d) Bank robbery

6. How are they going to transport the body back to the truck?
(a) They don't need the body only the bullet
(b) Using Charles' horse
(c) Drag it along with rope
(d) They will carry it

7. What does Charles ask Aleck Sander to do?
(a) Saddle up his horse
(b) Talk to Gavin
(c) Get the car keys from his father
(d) Find some spades

8. Who does Charles ride into town with to see Lucas?
(a) Aleck
(b) Lucas
(c) The sheriff
(d) Uncle Gavin

9. What is the name of the novel's narrator?
(a) Carothers Edmunds
(b) Charles Mallison
(c) Gavin Stevens
(d) Lucas Beachamp

10. Who does Charles find his uncle speaking to?
(a) His mother
(b) The sheriff
(c) Miss Habersham
(d) His father

11. Why is the sheriff reluctant to do anything?
(a) No one cares what happens to Lucas
(b) He does not want to anger the Goweries'
(c) They do not know who the person on the mule was
(d) It is a waste of public resources

12. Why can Charles not take the car?
(a) It has no wheels
(b) His father has the keys
(c) He cannot drive
(d) It has no engine

13. What was Lucas buying from the shop before the altercation?
(a) Peanut butter
(b) Ginger snaps
(c) Raspberry Jelly
(d) A coca-cola

14. What does Lucas send to Charles in return for Charles sending his wife a dress?
(a) Homemade corndogs
(b) A train set
(c) A revolver
(d) Homemade sorghum molasses

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

Short Answer Questions

1. What is the name of Charles's black servant?

2. Where does the Lucas's wife sit?

3. How would Charles leave town?

4. Where does Gavin take Charles?

5. What does Lucas demand Charles does?

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