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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. Jayber feels that Troy is essentially _______________.
2. Which of the following does NOT describe Mattie?
3. What does Jayber take with him when he moves?
(b) Barber chair.
(c) Coca-Cola machine.
(d) Hat rack.
4. What breed of dogs does Jayber get?
(a) Border Collies.
(b) Cocker Spaniels.
(d) Jack Russell Terriers.
5. Who is Athey's wife?
Short Answer Questions
1. Jayber finds it pleasurable to __________________.
2. What does Della tell Jayber about Athey after Athey dies?
3. Jayber states that war and the economy are _________________.
4. Where do Jayber and Mattie occasionally meet?
5. Who calls to Jayber in a dream?
Short Essay Questions
1. What lesson does the young Athey learn when his father puts him in charge of killing hogs one day?
2. Describe Jayber's move to the cabin and how he feels about such a transition.
3. How does the author use the technique of foreshadowing regarding Jimmy?
4. How does Jayber perceive that Troy is not worthy of being married to Mattie?
5. What allows Jayber to forgive Cecelia and Troy even though they are both people he does not like?
6. How does Jayber struggle by being married to Mattie in his heart only?
7. What does Jayber come to realize about the community and the inevitable changes in life?
8. What seems to occupy much of Jayber's thoughts as he ages?
9. What does Jayber realize as he begins to pray again?
10. What is Jayber's life like once he moves to the river?
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