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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Jayber observes Mattie playing with the children at ________________.
(a) The nursery school.
(b) Bible School.
(c) The playground.
(d) Her home.
2. What can be said about Mattie's character?
(a) She is aggressive.
(b) She is cunning.
(c) She is deceitful.
(d) She is honest.
3. Into what type of building does Jayber move?
4. What does Della tell Jayber about Athey after Athey dies?
(a) He listed Jayber in his will.
(b) He had a child with another woman.
(c) He was married before.
(d) He never knew his mother.
5. Jayber finds it pleasurable to __________________.
(a) Hate Troy.
(b) Sing at choir practice.
(c) Read a good book.
(d) Go deep sea diving.
6. What does a drunk in the barber shop do that prompts Athey to react angrily?
(a) Tries to cheat Jayber.
(b) Makes an inappropriate comment about Mattie.
(c) Is disrespectful to Jayber.
(d) Makes a racial slur.
7. Who is Mattie's only surviving child?
8. Why is Jayber's barber shop cited by a government inspector?
(a) It has no running water.
(b) It does not have paper towels.
(c) It does not have a hand sanitizer.
(d) It does not have a handicapped ramp.
9. Jayber feels that Troy is essentially _______________.
10. What is the nature of the relationship between Troy and Jimmy?
11. What hope does Cecelia have for newcomers to town?
(a) That they will stay for many years.
(b) That they are superior like she is.
(c) That they have children.
(d) That they are church-goers.
12. Who was Athey's father?
(a) Carter Keith.
(b) Charles Keith.
(c) Connor Keith.
(d) Clarence Keith.
13. What is an ever-present threat to Jayber?
14. What is especially poignant about Jayber's choosing the woman he does?
(a) She doesn't know he exists.
(b) She is too shy to tell him she loves him.
(c) He can never have her.
(d) He is too embarrassed to talk to her.
15. What is the nature of Jayber and Mattie's meetings?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Jayber take with him when he moves?
2. Which of the following does NOT describe Athey and Della's property after their deaths?
3. Where is Jayber's current home located?
4. What is Mattie doing when Jayber sees her in the cemetery?
5. How does Cecelia interact with Jayber?
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