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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following is NOT an interest of Jayber's at the orphanage school?
(a) Reading books.
(b) Wood shop.
2. To what town does Jayber go to get his hair cut?
3. Which Port William resident has a dream about his son in the war?
(a) Mat Feltner.
(b) Athey Keith.
(c) Burley Coulter.
(d) Sam Jackson.
4. What other job does Jayber take on after Stanley's death?
(a) Hardware store manager.
(b) Church custodian.
(c) Asst. football coach.
(d) Gas station attendant.
5. What river is Jayber intent on seeing after he leaves Lexington?
(a) Monongahela River.
(b) Mississippi River.
(c) Ohio River.
(d) Kentucky River.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Mattie Keith marry?
2. What does Sam Hanks refuse to do when Jayber cuts his hair?
3. Ray Overhold's climbs a tree to avoid being caught by his wife, _____________.
4. What is Jayber's given name?
5. How does Jayber get his gardening skills?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does J encounter when he leaves Lexington bound for home?
2. Who is Clydie and what is Jayber's relationship with her?
3. Who are some of the friends and neighbors little Jonas calls aunt and uncle while living with Othy and Cordie?
4. What symbols does the author use to portray little Jayber's shattered life?
5. What is Jayber's tone as he, now an old man, recalls his life?
6. What does Jayber do after he has made the decision to leave college?
7. What spiritual moments about the past and present does Jayber experience in church?
8. How does Jayber first encounter Mattie Keith?
9. What is Jayber's obsession with Mattie?
10. Where is Jayber Crow's barber shop located and who are his patrons?
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