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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Troy mortgages Mattie's farm and turns it into a/an ____________________.
(a) Indoor pig farm.
(b) Amusement park.
(c) Health spa.
(d) Living museum.
2. Jayber thinks that people today are too _____________.
3. Jayber is convinced that Christ did not intend to __________________________.
(a) Found organized religion.
(b) Die at such a young age.
(c) Scare people.
(d) Live very long.
4. By the 1960s, Jayber feels that the world has become ___________________.
5. What is Athey's physical condition?
(a) He has Diabetes.
(b) He has been having strokes.
(c) He has lung cancer.
(d) He has tuberculosis.
6. With what does Jayber struggle in his life?
(a) Alcohol abuse.
7. What breed of dogs does Jayber get?
(a) Border Collies.
(c) Jack Russell Terriers.
(d) Cocker Spaniels.
8. How is Mattie's daughter killed?
(b) Hit by a car.
(d) Congenital heart disease.
9. Jayber questions why _______________ always succeeds.
10. Who calls to Jayber in a dream?
(c) Aunt Cordie.
11. Who was Athey's father?
(a) Charles Keith.
(b) Carter Keith.
(c) Clarence Keith.
(d) Connor Keith.
12. Jayber has fantasies of __________________.
(a) Running away with Mattie.
(b) Being a bullfighter.
(c) Running for President.
(d) Becoming an airline pilot.
13. What silent commitment does Jayber make to Mattie?
(a) To watch out for her finances.
(b) To be the husband she deserves.
(c) To become a minister.
(d) To support an orphanage.
14. Why does Jayber get upset with Troy at the dance?
(a) Troy hits a man with a beer bottle.
(b) Troy gets falling-down drunk.
(c) Troy starts a fight with Jayber.
(d) Troy is dancing with a blonde woman.
15. Who is the black woman who raised Athey Keith?
Short Answer Questions
1. For which of the following does Jayber NOT pray?
2. Jayber observes Mattie playing with the children at ________________.
3. Why does Mattie ask Jayber to come to Athey's house?
4. What does a drunk in the barber shop do that prompts Athey to react angrily?
5. Who is the grandson who spends a lot of time with Athey?
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