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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Barb Wiggins tease Owen Meany?
(a) By pulling his hair and kicking his shins.
(b) With kisses and affectionate pats.
(c) By completely ignoring him whenever he speaks.
(d) With brutal name calling.
2. How does Owen develop the large muscles that he has?
(a) Doing pullups in his dorm room.
(b) Working out at wrestling practice.
(c) Working in the quarry.
(d) Spending time in the gym.
3. What is Owen doing when Johnny finds him backstage?
4. Which famous musician does Owen have an obsession with?
(a) Louis Armstrong.
(b) Valentino Liberace.
(c) Judy Garland.
(d) Billie Holiday.
5. What unusual article of clothing is Owen wearing when Johnny arrives?
(a) An apron.
(b) A woolen scarf.
(c) A pair of overalls.
(d) Wooden shoes.
6. Who does Owen say that he saves in his dream?
(b) Hester Eastman.
(c) His military troop.
(d) Vietnamese children.
7. When Owen looks forward to his future, what does he claim will be the unifying emotion of his generation?
8. Whose death causes a downward spiral for Owen?
(a) Hester Eastman's.
(c) Dan Needham's.
(d) Harry Hoyt's.
9. For which holiday does Owen have a 10-day leave?
(a) Memorial Day.
(c) Independence Day.
10. What type of establishment is Old Freddy's?
(a) A strip club.
(b) A bar.
(c) A casino.
(d) A restaurant.
11. What happens when Owen takes Scrooge to his grave in "The Christmas Carol"?
(a) He walks straight off stage.
(b) He stumbles into grave.
(c) He forgets his lines.
(d) He faints.
12. As an adult, what board was Johnny running for re-election in?
13. What does Owen desire to do upon graduation?
(a) Work in recruiting for the military.
(b) Sabotage the military.
(c) Join the fighting branch of the military.
(d) Drop out of the military.
14. What does Owen say about the nuns?
(a) They're beautiful.
(b) They're angels.
(c) They're horrible.
(d) They're unnatural.
15. What color is Owen's father's truck?
(a) Dirt Brown.
(b) Sunshine Yellow.
(c) Grass Green.
(d) Tomato Red.
Short Answer Questions
1. What brand of cigarettes does Owen smoke?
2. What realization does Johnny make during the performance of "A Christmas Carol"?
3. What does Mrs. Wheelwright (Johnny's grandmother) decide to purchase after the two major deaths of the year?
4. Who does Owen invite to the school dance?
5. What does Owen write in an attempt to coax Johnny's father out of hiding?
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