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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) He breaks his leg.
(b) He breaks his arm.
(c) His pelvis is crushed.
(d) His spine is injured.
2. What does Jayber learn about Troy?
(a) He is moving out of state.
(b) He has a lot of debt.
(c) He is divorcing Mattie.
(d) He has a terminal illness.
3. What is Mattie doing when Jayber sees her in the cemetery?
(a) Planting flowers.
(b) Lying on her child's grave.
(c) Clipping grass.
(d) Polishing a headstone.
4. What is the nature of Jayber and Mattie's meetings?
5. Troy mortgages Mattie's farm and turns it into a/an ____________________.
(a) Indoor pig farm.
(b) Living museum.
(c) Health spa.
(d) Amusement park.
6. Why does Jayber get upset with Troy at the dance?
(a) Troy is dancing with a blonde woman.
(b) Troy starts a fight with Jayber.
(c) Troy gets falling-down drunk.
(d) Troy hits a man with a beer bottle.
7. What breed of dogs does Jayber get?
(b) Border Collies.
(c) Cocker Spaniels.
(d) Jack Russell Terriers.
8. What does Jayber take with him when he moves?
(a) Coca-Cola machine.
(c) Barber chair.
(d) Hat rack.
9. What is the relationship between Jayber and Cecelia Overhold?
10. Jayber finds it pleasurable to __________________.
(a) Sing at choir practice.
(b) Go deep sea diving.
(c) Hate Troy.
(d) Read a good book.
11. Why does Mattie ask Jayber to come to Athey's house?
(a) To pray with Athey.
(b) To fix the furnace.
(c) To keep Athey company.
(d) To shave Athey.
12. Who is the grandson who spends a lot of time with Athey?
13. Jayber states that war and the economy are _________________.
(b) Evil twins.
(c) Siamese twins.
(d) Freaks of nature.
14. Jayber thinks that people today are too _____________.
15. With what does Jayber struggle in his life?
(a) Alcohol abuse.
Short Answer Questions
1. Jayber feels that he is married to Mattie ___________________.
2. How does Cecelia interact with Jayber?
3. Jayber questions why _______________ always succeeds.
4. Who cuts Jayber's hair after he moves?
5. Jayber and ____________ are with Athey when he dies.
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