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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do Gillian and Sally do after Gary leaves?
(a) Sit down and tell Antonia and Kylie what is happening.
(b) Start to fight.
(c) Start to pack their bags.
(d) Decide to go to their aunts.
2. What does Kyle start sending to Ben's house?
(a) Stray animals.
(c) Large orders of anchovy pizzas.
3. What does Kylie suddenly realize when she is with Gideon?
(a) Gideon may have a cute new step-brother.
(b) She will not be going to her aunts' house that summer.
(c) She may never see Gideon again.
(d) Her aunts could stop the marriage.
4. Who does Maria follow to Massachusetts?
(a) Her sister.
(b) Her lover.
(c) Her husband.
(d) Her parents.
5. What does Sally do when Gary starts crying?
(a) She just sits still waiting for him to stop.
(b) She slaps him.
(c) She hands him a Kleenex.
(d) She kisses him.
6. How well does Gideon know the man his mother is to marry?
(a) He knows him fairly well, the man teaches at Gideon's school.
(b) He is like an uncle.
(c) He has never seen the man.
(d) He has only met him a couple of times.
7. What does Kylie put in a cactus jar?
(a) The ring the toad spit out.
(b) The piece of blond hair the toad spit out.
(c) The diamond the toad spit out.
(d) The butterfly the toad spit out.
8. How does Ben talk to Gillian?
(a) As if he is in thrall to her.
(b) As if she is stupid.
(c) As if she is smart.
(d) In a slow, sexy voice.
9. How do the townspeople treat Maria?
(b) They avoided her.
10. What does Ben talk about as Gillian is falling asleep after they make love?
11. Where does Gary begin his search for Hawkins in New York?
(a) At Jimmy's cousin's house.
(b) At Jimmy's last known address.
(c) At a crack house.
(d) At Gillian's last known address.
12. What does the desk clerk tell Sally she can do?
(a) Wait in the office.
(b) Leave a message for Gary.
(c) Wait in Gary's room.
(d) Sit in the chair outside Gary's room.
13. Why is Gary looking for James Hawkins?
(a) Drugs he sold college kids killed them.
(b) Hawkins killed his mistress.
(c) Hawkins knows who killed a young co-ed.
(d) Hawkins is a drug dealer who ripped off the police department.
14. How did Gary's parents die?
(a) Shot in a robbery gone bad.
(b) Plane crash.
(d) Car accident.
15. Who tell Gideon that Gideon's mother is getting married?
(a) Kylie tells him.
(b) His father.
(c) She does.
(d) His brother.
Short Answer Questions
1. For what is Gary known?
2. What does the letter to Gillian from Sally look like when the postman delivers it?
3. What does Sally do when she is driving all over town?
4. What does Gillian ask Antonia and Kylie while they are in the yard?
5. What does Gary decide to do after reading the letter from Sally to Gillian?
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