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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. What habit does Jayber begin again?
(d) Biting his nails.
2. Troy mortgages Mattie's farm and turns it into a/an ____________________.
(a) Amusement park.
(b) Indoor pig farm.
(c) Health spa.
(d) Living museum.
3. Jayber and ____________ are with Athey when he dies.
4. Jayber observes Mattie playing with the children at ________________.
(a) Bible School.
(b) The playground.
(c) The nursery school.
(d) Her home.
5. Which Port William family is severely divided over the Civil War?
Short Answer Questions
1. Jayber is convinced that Christ did not intend to __________________________.
2. Into what type of building does Jayber move?
3. Who is the black woman who raised Athey Keith?
4. Who is the grandson who spends a lot of time with Athey?
5. What does Jayber note about Port William now?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the forces that prompt Jayber to move to the river?
2. What seems to occupy much of Jayber's thoughts as he ages?
3. What lesson does the young Athey learn when his father puts him in charge of killing hogs one day?
4. What is the deep attraction that Jayber has for Mattie?
5. How does Jayber adjust to the changing world in the 1960s?
6. What is the defining moment when Jayber commits himself silently to Mattie?
7. What has happened in the Keith family that makes Troy feel as if he is free from any further obligations?
8. What does Jayber consider to be the biggest difference between Troy and Mattie?
9. Describe the dream Jayber has that includes many of his old friends.
10. What are the sad circumstances that allow Jayber to spend more time with Mattie?
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