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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who steps off the veranda to meet Peyton?
(a) His mother.
(b) His children.
(c) His wife.
(d) His brother.
2. Which of the following does NOT happen after the light disappears?
(a) Everything seems cold and dark.
(b) There is a ringing in Peyton's ears.
(c) Peyton hears a big splash.
(d) The light reappears as pink.
3. What do all the men on the platform have in common?
(a) They are from the Federal army.
(b) They are all bald.
(c) They are all smoking cigars.
(d) They all have brown hair.
4. What does Peyton do while his wife is getting the water?
(a) Approaches the soldier.
(b) Invites him to dinner.
(c) Pulls out his gun.
(d) Returns to the house.
5. The method of execution in the story is __________________.
(b) Military style.
Short Answer Questions
1. Peyton is devoted to the ____________________.
2. What meaning does Peyton think the stars have?
3. What happens when Peyton is about to clasp his wife?
4. What can Peyton see from his vantage point in the water?
5. Where is the man standing at the beginning of Part 1?
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