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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What injury prompts Athey Keith to leave the farm?
(a) His pelvis is crushed.
(b) His spine is injured.
(c) He breaks his leg.
(d) He breaks his arm.
2. What does Jayber take with him when he moves?
(a) Coca-Cola machine.
(b) Barber chair.
(d) Hat rack.
3. Who is Mattie's daughter?
4. What kind of pastry do Burley Coulter and Big Ellis bake?
(d) A cake.
5. What does a drunk in the barber shop do that prompts Athey to react angrily?
(a) Makes an inappropriate comment about Mattie.
(b) Is disrespectful to Jayber.
(c) Tries to cheat Jayber.
(d) Makes a racial slur.
6. Who was Athey's father?
(a) Carter Keith.
(b) Clarence Keith.
(c) Charles Keith.
(d) Connor Keith.
7. Who is Mattie's only surviving child?
8. What is an ever-present threat to Jayber?
9. What is the relationship between Jayber and Cecelia Overhold?
10. Which of the following does NOT describe Athey and Della's property after their deaths?
(b) No fences.
11. How does Cecelia interact with Jayber?
(a) She makes fun of him in public.
(b) She is hostile.
(c) She pretends he doesn't exist.
(d) She is flirtatious.
12. For what reason is Jimmy in jail?
(b) Possession of a weapon.
(d) Drunken driving.
13. Jayber questions why _______________ always succeeds.
14. Where do Jayber and Mattie occasionally meet?
(a) Nest Egg.
(b) Amusement Park.
(c) State Park.
15. What can be said about Mattie's character?
(a) She is honest.
(b) She is aggressive.
(c) She is cunning.
(d) She is deceitful.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Athey's wife?
2. What is especially poignant about Jayber's choosing the woman he does?
3. Who calls to Jayber in a dream?
4. What habit does Jayber begin again?
5. Jayber has fantasies of __________________.
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