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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Sal think about his job in Bakersfield?
(a) He likes the high wages he receives.
(b) He thinks it is back-breaking work.
(c) He loves working close to the earth.
(d) He does not like his boss.

2. What do Sal, Dean, and Ed Dunkel do when Hyman Solomon does not come through?
(a) They steal money and buy bus tickets.
(b) They steal food and gas from distracted gas station attendants.
(c) Sal pawns his watch.
(d) They steal a car.

3. Who is Remi Boncoeur's girlfriend?
(a) Lee Ann.
(b) Babe.
(c) Camille.
(d) Terry.

4. What do Sal and Dean do in New York City on New Year's Eve?
(a) They see a Broadway play.
(b) They stay home.
(c) They go party hopping.
(d) They go to a jazz club.

5. Who thinks Sal should not travel out West?
(a) Marylou.
(b) Carlo Marx.
(c) Sal's Aunt.
(d) Dean Moriarty.

6. What Mexican woman does Sal meet on the bus to Los Angeles?
(a) Terry .
(b) Maria.
(c) Babe.
(d) Inez.

7. Where does Sal sleep in Cheyenne?
(a) In a park.
(b) At a motel.
(c) At a bus station.
(d) At a train station.

8. Who arrives in Denver while Sal is staying there?
(a) Mississippi Gene.
(b) Old Bull Lee.
(c) Eddie.
(d) Remi Boncoeur.

9. How does Sal feel about the friendship between Dean Moriarty and his friend?
(a) He feels invigorated.
(b) He feels left out.
(c) He feels like the center of attention.
(d) He feels indifferent.

10. Who does Sal introduce to Dean with whom he forms a strong friendship?
(a) Carlo Marx.
(b) Chad King.
(c) Ed Dunkel.
(d) Remi Boncoeur.

11. Who was born on the road?
(a) Carlo Marx.
(b) Chad King.
(c) Sal Paradise.
(d) Dean Moriarty.

12. Where do Sal and Dean decide to visit before returning to San Francisco?
(a) New Orleans.
(b) Chicago.
(c) Houston.
(d) Denver.

13. What does Dean want his friends to help him with?
(a) Learning to write.
(b) Helping him move.
(c) Finding a job.
(d) Teaching him Spanish.

14. Where is Sal Paradise living at the beginning of On the Road?
(a) With Carlo Marx in Denver.
(b) With his aunt in New Jersey.
(c) With Roland Major in Denver.
(d) With his brother in Virginia.

15. Who do Sal and Terry connect with in Sabinal?
(a) Terry's abusive husband.
(b) Roland Major.
(c) Terry's family and little son.
(d) Dean and Marylou.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Sal think about his first visit to Denver?

2. What do Sal and another woman he meets on the bus do until her stop in Columbus, Ohio?

3. Who does Dean move in with after he breaks up with his girlfriend in New York?

4. Why doesn't Sal show up for the first day of his job in Denver?

5. While Sal is witnessing one of Dean and Carlo's all night sessions, he concludes they are __________________________. (fill in the blank)

(see the answer keys)

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