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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In the summer, Tristan makes imaginary plans with Susannah, but only wants what?
(a) To be alone.
(b) Her to leave him alone.
(c) To have Samuel return.
(d) Her to have a child to replace Samuel.
2. Nordstrom has insomnia and dances without music for what reason?
(a) He does not like music.
(b) To avoid waking Phillip and Sonia.
(c) He does not want to bother his neighbors.
(d) He enjoys dancing to silence.
3. What poet does Isabel invite for dinner?
(a) Emily Dickinson.
(b) John Ashbery.
(c) Amy Lowell.
(d) Ralph Waldo Emerson.
4. How are Tristan and Susannah caught embracing?
(a) Alfred has someone following her.
(b) They embrace in front of Alfred.
(c) Alfred has gone looking for Tristan.
(d) Susannah embraces Tristan in public.
5. He writes in his journal, thinking again about what?
(a) Becoming a cook.
(c) His daughter.
(d) Quitting and giving away all his money.
6. Alfred secretly loves Susannah. When he comes to visit, how does Susannah react to him?
(a) She flirts with him.
(b) She hardly notices him.
(c) She ignores him.
(d) She falls in love with him.
7. One Stab accompanies Tristan to the train station and gives Tristan what, which Tristan keeps until his death at age eighty-four?
(a) A letter.
(b) A book.
(c) A gun.
(d) His skinning knife.
8. Sarah offers him a line of cocaine, but what does Nordstrom want?
(a) To kiss Laura.
(b) To leave.
(c) To have sex with one of them.
(d) To tell the police.
9. Tristan buys whiskey to take home and sell to whom?
(b) Other ranchers.
(c) His family.
(d) Other sailors.
10. What does Tristan's ship, as its captain, escape?
(a) A French battle ship.
(b) An American cruise ship.
(c) A German destroyer.
(d) A British war ship.
11. In the morning, Nordstrom gets ready to meet with Sarah and adds what to his boot?
(a) A screw driver.
(b) A cell phone.
(c) A straight razor.
(d) A gun.
12. The honyocker's daughter leaves with what?
(b) A photo of Samuel.
(c) A lock of Samuel's hair.
(d) Samuel's gold pocket watch.
13. What does Nordstrom think about what Phillip says?
(a) It is not true.
(b) It is probably true.
(c) It is probably not true.
(d) It is unlikely.
14. How does Sarah respond when Nordstrom makes a counter offer?
(a) She is shocked.
(b) She is angry.
(c) She is confused.
(d) She is scared.
15. What happens after Tristan asks Ludlow to remember that Alfred is his son?
(a) Ludlow and Alfred finally reconcile and embrace.
(b) Ludlow and Alfred finally reconcile and shake hands.
(c) Alfred walks away from Ludlow.
(d) Ludlow ignores Tristan.
Short Answer Questions
1. Nordstrom hits Slats who replies with what?
2. How does Susannah feel about Tristan leaving?
3. Tristan finally tells Susannah of his plans to meet his grandfather where?
4. When Ludlow finally goes downstairs to dinner, what depresses him?
5. Nordstrom tells Laura, Sonia, and Phillip that he plans to cash in his trip tickets and do what?
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