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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What do Sal and his friends do in Central City?
(a) They have an all-night discussion session.
(b) They go skiing.
(c) They go to a bar to listen to jazz.
(d) They throw a party at an abandoned mine shack.

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

3. After Sal leaves Terry, he rides a bus from Los Angeles to which city?
(a) Columbus.
(b) New York City.
(c) Pittsburgh.
(d) Harrisburg.

4. Who sets Sal up with Rita Bettencourt?
(a) Marylou.
(b) Roland Major.
(c) Dean Moriarty.
(d) Ray Rawlins.

5. Who is Mississippi Gene harboring from the law?
(a) Eddie.
(b) A young blonde boy.
(c) Dean Moriarty.
(d) Montana Slim.

6. Which reason is NOT a reason why Sal dislikes his job at the army barracks?
(a) He would rather drink with the men than reprimand them.
(b) He has to stay awake all night.
(c) He has to make one arrest per month.
(d) He and Remi get free groceries from the commissary.

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

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

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

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

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

12. Where does Sal travel after his first visit to San Francisco?
(a) Tucson.
(b) Bakersfield.
(c) Chicago.
(d) Denver.

13. Where do Sal and Eddie receive job offers to work in Iowa?
(a) On a farm.
(b) At a sewage treatment plant.
(c) At a diner.
(d) At a carnival.

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

15. While Sal is witnessing one of Dean and Carlo's all night sessions, he concludes they are __________________________. (fill in the blank)
(a) Amazing saints.
(b) Genuine beatniks.
(c) Amazing maniacs.
(d) Cool hipsters.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is Sal's roommate in Denver?

2. What does Old Bull Lee think of Dean?

3. In Des Moines, Sal experiences the distinction of the East of his youth and the West of his __________________. (fill in the blank)

4. When does Sal finally decide to go back on the road in Denver?

5. What is Sal's relationship with the Mexican woman he met on the bus?

(see the answer keys)

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