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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. What does Lorraine say about John's hostility?
(a) It stems from alcohol abuse.
(b) It gets him arrested.
(c) It's an act.
(d) It's threatening their friendship.
2. While looking around Mr. Pignati's house, John finds a closet full of what?
(a) Pig knick knacks.
(b) His wife's clothes.
(c) Old pictures and letters.
(d) Romance novels.
3. John and Lorraine describe their book as what?
(a) Fantastic voyage.
(b) Memorial epic.
(c) Fantastic bestseller.
(d) Epic mystery.
4. Mr. Pignati says that Bobo is ______.
(a) His best friend.
(b) The most beautiful animal at the zoo.
(c) His favorite zoo dweller.
(d) His wife's favorite animal at the zoo.
5. When Lorraine asks about an old photograph of Mrs. Pignati, what does Mr. Pignati do?
(a) Tells her to leave his stuff alone.
(b) Cries for five minutes.
(c) Tears up a bit.
(d) Asks her to put it away.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does John convince Lorraine that they go visit Mr. Pignati?
2. What excuse does John give for not telling Norton and Dennis that Mr. Pignati wants to donate ten dollars to Lorraine's fake charity?
3. When Lorraine tells John about the bad omens at the zoo, what does he do?
4. In Chapter Two, Lorraine explains that she and John feel they need to write about what?
5. How does John describe Mr. Pignati after their first meeting?
Short Essay Questions
1. Prior to John's and Lorraine's first face to face meeting with Mr. Pignati, is Lorraine eager to meet the man?
2. What does John feel Lorraine lacks in?
3. Describe telephone marathon, the game John and Lorraine play with a couple of their friends.
4. Why does John feel that everything he does at home is wrong?
5. Mr. Pignati spends a week recovering at the hospital. By the end of that week, how are Lorraine and John treating each other?
6. Why does John's father stop drinking?
7. What does Mr. Pignati explain about the charge card John finds in the man's house?
8. What do Lorraine and a friend, Helen, do at the party at Mr. Pignati's house?
9. Describe Lorraine's and John's first visit with Mr. Pignati.
10. What reason does Lorraine give for John wanting to be an actor?
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