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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why did Miss Habersham suggest they leave the horse?
(a) The horse is injured
(b) So they did not make so much noise
(c) So they could escape up a tree
(d) So no one had to ride alone
2. What does Forrest Gowrie manage?
(a) An orpanage
(b) A delta cotton plantation
(c) A farm
(d) A Ford car factory
3. Who does Charles think about on his way home?
(a) Uncle Gavin
(c) His mother
(d) Miss Habersham
4. What kind of dogs are with the three men that appear from behind the church?
(b) Pitbull terries
(c) Hound dogs
5. What is the first thing Charles does when he arrives home?
(a) He goes to the bathroom
(b) He makes a cup of coffee
(c) He goes to the haybarn
(d) He runs up to his room
6. What do the crowd do when they see Vinson's dead body?
(a) Rip down the jail
(b) Go home
(d) Go to church
7. Who drives Miss Habersham to the jail?
(b) Sheriff Hampton
(c) Uncle Gavin
8. What did the sheriff and Uncle Gavin do while Charles slept?
(a) Made dinner
(b) Set Lucas free
(c) Hatched a plan to save Lucas
(d) Arrested the would be lynchers
9. What still might happen to Lucas if he is found guilty?
(a) He could be put on the electric chair
(b) He could be sentenced for life
(c) He could hang
(d) He could have his hands chopped off
10. Who digs at the mound?
(a) The hound dog
(b) The sheriff
(d) The twins
11. How many boys in the Gowrie family?
12. What does the sheriff think Jack Montgomerie tried to do before he died?
(a) Kill his killer
(b) Score drugs
(c) Dig up Vinson
(d) Call the police
13. Where do the footprints end?
(a) At a tree
(b) At a house
(c) At a ditch
(d) At a river
14. Who digs up the grave?
(a) Mr Gowrie
(b) The black prisoners
(c) The sherrif
(d) Mr. Gowrie's sons
15. What does Charles make his friends while they wait?
(d) A pot of coffee
Short Answer Questions
1. Where do the group find Vinson's body?
2. Why does Charles think his father is so angry?
3. Where does Uncle Gavin think Vinson's body has been buried?
4. What happens at the sales barn on a Monday?
5. Which brother did Vinson go into business with?
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