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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. In Chapter 57, what does Louis dream?
(a) That the Wizard of Oz has taken over the world.
(b) That Gage is a king.
(c) That he and Rachel are young again.
(d) That he, Gage, and Church are riding in a medic van at Disney World.
2. What does Rachel fear might happen in Chapter 45?
(a) Louis might run away to Disney World.
(b) Jud might die in his sleep.
(c) Louis might have car trouble.
(d) Louis might commit suicide.
3. What is the last happy day of Louis's life?
(a) March 1, 1983.
(b) March 15, 1984.
(c) March 15, 1978.
(d) March 24, 1984.
4. How does Rachel continue her trip after missing her plane?
(a) She rents a car to drive the rest of the way home.
(b) She takes another plane, but will arrive two hours later.
(c) She waits at the airport until the next afternoon.
(d) She calls Jud to come get her.
5. Who did Timmy call a whoremonger?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is hiding in Gage's closet in Chapter 35?
2. In Chapter 52, what time does Rachel call Jud?
3. Why doesn't Louis return home after dropping the family off at the airport?
4. How old is Ellie on her birthday in Chapter 34?
5. Why does Louis feel guilty in Chapter 33?
Short Essay Questions
1. What reason does Jud rationalize for not intercepting Louis once he realizes what Louis must have planned? How does the author lead the reader to believe that there is another reason Jud does not intercept Louis?
2. Why was Rachel scared of her sister?
3. Why does Louis want Rachel and Ellie to go to Chicago and how does he convince them to go?
4. Who misses the family viewing at the funeral home when Gage dies and why?
5. Why can't Louis help console his wife and daughter?
6. Why does Louis watch over his sleeping son after their fun day?
7. What is happening with Louis and with Rachel at 11 p.m. in Chapters 47-48? Why does the author report their activities this way?
8. What challenge does Louis face when returning to his car with Gage's body and how does he overcome it?
9. How does Louis get into Pleasantview Cemetery once the gates are locked?
10. How does Jud die? How does he end up on the floor and what weapon was used?
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