Kissing Doorknobs Test | Final Test - Easy

Terry Spencer Hesser
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Tara do when Keesha says "Damn!" in Chapter 21?
(a) Reprimands her.
(b) Gasps.
(c) Winks at her.
(d) Says the Lord's Prayer.

2. When Sam visits Tara's family in Chapter 18, he explains that he was afraid of what?
(a) Guns.
(b) Germs.
(c) Trucks.
(d) Birds.

3. What does Tara say she is frightened of and wants to begin therapy without it in Chapter 19?
(a) Shock treatments.
(b) Radation treatments.
(c) Doctors.
(d) Medication.

4. Sam suffers from what condition in the novel?
(a) Anorexia.
(b) Attention Deficit Disorder.
(c) Bipolar disorder.
(d) Obsessive-compulsive disorder.

5. What kind of therapy involves exposing yourself to the thing you are most afraid of, and realizing that it is irrational?
(a) Therapy of reason.
(b) Cause and effect therapy.
(c) Exposure and response prevention therapy.
(d) Emotional therapy.

6. Mr. Jacobson knows someone with a similar problem as Tara's from where?
(a) A television interview.
(b) His students.
(c) A doctor he visits.
(d) A magazine article.

7. Sam calls Tara in Chapter 19, and tells her that if she doesn't get over her fears, they will what?
(a) Eventually go away.
(b) Liberate her.
(c) Destroy her.
(d) Get bigger and bigger.

8. In Chapter 22, Sam asks her to take a bite of one of the chocolate kisses, and then do what?
(a) Make smores.
(b) Give him the rest.
(c) Save the rest.
(d) Throw it away.

9. According to the Afterword, Sam's explanation of the chemical causes of OCD in the novel is accurate: it is an imbalance in what?
(a) The basal ganglia.
(b) The cerebrum.
(c) The hippocampus.
(d) The parietal lobe.

10. What has Tara been given for Christmas that she's proud of in Chapter 14?
(a) A red dress.
(b) A blue coat.
(c) Green shoes.
(d) A white hat.

11. What does Tara make a point to do while walking home from school with friends in Chapter 21?
(a) Step on every crack.
(b) To not look down.
(c) To be completely silent.
(d) To smile the whole way.

12. Tara blames her friend's pregnancy on whom in Chapter 23?
(a) Sister Margaret.
(b) Father O'Malley.
(c) Uncle Joe.
(d) Chuck.

13. In Chapter 15, after Christmas, Tara doesn't feel she can open any door until she has repeated a routine in which she places how many fingers on the doorknob?
(a) 10.
(b) 5.
(c) 3.
(d) 2.

14. Who does Tara ask to walk home with her after class in Chapter 21?
(a) Chuck and Greta.
(b) Chuck and Donna.
(c) Keesha and Anna.
(d) Anna and Donna.

15. Where does Tara's family go to eat in Chapter 16?
(a) A Chinese restaurant.
(b) A racetrack.
(c) A movie theatre.
(d) A museum.

Short Answer Questions

1. In Chapter 20, Tara makes a list of what?

2. What activity would Sam compulsively do, according to his story in Chapter 18?

3. When Tara leaves Sam in Chapter 23, he slams the door in her face and then reopens it and they do what?

4. Who does the pharmacist from the drug store turn out to be in Chapter 22?

5. What does Tara do after her routing of putting her fingers on the doorknob in Chapter 15?

(see the answer keys)

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