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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why is Sal's friend ejected from the upscale restaurant in San Francisco?
(a) He shouts "Fire!"
(b) He is drunk and boisterous.
(c) He has food poisoning.
(d) He complains about the food.

2. How does Dean treat Sal's friends while in Denver?
(a) With great reverence.
(b) With great animosity.
(c) As long-time friends.
(d) As though they do not exist.

3. Why do Sal and Dean take a quick trip from Virginia to New Jersey?
(a) Miles Davis was performing.
(b) To deliver some furniture for Sal's aunt.
(c) Sal forgot his typewriter.
(d) Dean wanted to visit a girl.

4. Who does Sal encounter after his date with Rita Bettencourt?
(a) Carlo Marx.
(b) Marylou.
(c) Some Okies.
(d) Some hobos.

5. Who sends letters to Sal and tells him about Dean Moriarty?
(a) Carlo Marx.
(b) Roland Major.
(c) Old Bull Lee.
(d) Chad King.

6. Who did Dean, Marylou, and Ed Dunkel leave in Tucson and why?
(a) Chad King; the rift between the friends was renewed.
(b) Galatea; she was complaining too much.
(c) Galatea; she was too sick to travel.
(d) Camille; she and Dean had a fight.

7. What does Hyman Solomon offer Sal, Dean, and Ed Dunkel?
(a) To drive part of the way.
(b) To get some money in Testament, Virginia.
(c) To give them some drugs.
(d) To find some girls for Sal and Dean.

8. In which city does Sal end the "ride of his life'?
(a) Los Angeles.
(b) Denver.
(c) San Francisco.
(d) Cheyenne.

9. Who is the mutual friend with Sal Paradise and Mississippi Gene?
(a) Montana Slim.
(b) Big Slim Hazard.
(c) Dean Moriarty.
(d) Remi Boncoeur.

10. Why doesn't Sal show up for the first day of his job in Denver?
(a) He would rather live off of Roland's generosity.
(b) He met a woman.
(c) He overslept.
(d) He is planning on going on the road again with Dean.

11. What does Sal do after his first road trip?
(a) He returns to school on the GI Bill.
(b) He works on his manuscripts.
(c) He re-enlists in the Merchant Marines.
(d) He sells pressure cookers.

12. What is Sal's relationship with the Mexican woman he met on the bus?
(a) They are inseparable.
(b) They are unfriendly.
(c) They are cordial.
(d) They despise each other.

13. Who does Sal seek out when he first arrives in San Francisco?
(a) Roland Major.
(b) Marylou.
(c) Dean Moriarty.
(d) Remi Boncoeur.

14. Where was Dean Moriarty living before he was first introduced to Sal Paradise in New York?
(a) A commune in San Francisco.
(b) An apartment in New Orleans.
(c) A hotel in Denver.
(d) A reformatory in New Mexico.

15. When does Sal finally decide to go back on the road in Denver?
(a) After his date with Rita Bettencourt.
(b) After the party in Central City.
(c) After Eddie arrives in Denver.
(d) After an all-night session with Carlo Marx and Dean Moriarty.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is Hyman Solomon?

2. Where are the two boys from Minnesota headed in their flat bed truck?

3. Who was born on the road?

4. What favor does Remi ask of Lee Ann in San Francisco?

5. Who do Sal and his friends stay with in New Orleans?

(see the answer keys)

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