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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. Who says, "Teaching you what a real bad day can be"?
(c) Segura's bodyguard.
2. Whose bald head is described as "a rock with weeds starting to grow on it"?
(a) Julio Segura's.
(b) Sergeant Motley's.
(c) Captain Guidry's.
(d) The Cataouatche Parish sheriff's.
3. What drug do Murphy's men use to knock Dave out?
4. What does Annie Ballard do for a living?
(a) She is a cello player.
(b) She is a lawyer.
(c) She is a secretary.
(d) She is a social worker.
5. When Dave leaves Annie on his houseboat in Chapter Six, where does he go and what does he do?
(a) Dave visits Captain Guidry for advice.
(b) Dave goes to the morgue for information about Fitzpatrick.
(c) Dave visits Cletus and ask him for help in getting Murphy.
(d) Dave goes to a bar near an amusement park to get drunk.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who's father was a milkman in the Garden District?
2. What name do the three men in Chapter Three call Dave?
3. According to Dave, what is a busthead boilermaker?
4. What is L.J. Potts doing outside of Johnny's cell?
5. In Chapter Seven, who is mentioned as having served as a Green Beret in Vietnam?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Dave is fishing on Bayou Lafourche in Cataouatche Parish?
2. Dave sometimes thinks of whom as his "father's misplaced seed"?
3. Discuss Cletus' marital problems.
4. What happens to Dave after he has been given the cocktail?
5. What concoction does Bobby Joe feed to Dave in Chapter Seven, and why?
6. What does Dave do to convince Annie Ballard that he is a New Orleans's cop?
7. How does Cletus respond when Dave confronts him about provoking the situation with Segura and his man?
8. What does Dave learn in Chapter Five that is related to the execution of Johnny Messina.
9. Describe Julio Segura in Chapter Two.
10. Why does Johnny, a criminal, want to give Dave, a cop, information? What information does he give him?
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