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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 comes shortly after Thurber's last failed examination?
(b) Independence Day.
(c) Armistice Day.
(d) Judgement Day.
2. What does Thurber say he dislikes doing while naked?
(a) Having a shower.
(c) Answering questions.
3. What does Gertie Straub pretend she is doing when she comes home drunk one night?
(c) Washing clothes.
4. What word best describes the Scarlet Tornado ride?
5. What has the grandfather become entangled in in Shepherd?
(a) Fishing wire.
(b) Barbed wire.
(c) A thorn bush.
(d) A fishing net.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of Vashti's fiance?
2. What subject can Thurber not pass?
3. What university did Thurber attend?
4. What does Thurber say keeps him tethered to physicians?
5. Who calls Thurber the main trouble with this university?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Thurber cope with the military drills?
2. How does Thurber get out of the draft?
3. What do the Thurbers do with Muggs when he dies?
4. How do people try to avoid the army?
5. Why does Vashti's lover leave her?
6. Why does Muggs stop entering the house?
7. What problems does Father have with the servants?
8. How does Bassum try to help Bolenciecwcz pass his exams?
9. How does riding the roller coaster affect Thurber?
10. Why does Thurber say he is disappointed in the West Indies?
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