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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 happens when Owen takes Scrooge to his grave in "The Christmas Carol"?
(a) He faints.
(b) He walks straight off stage.
(c) He stumbles into grave.
(d) He forgets his lines.
2. Who asks Johnny to reevaluate his future, saying that he doesn't have much time?
(b) Ginger Brinker-Smith.
(c) Hester Eastman.
(d) Dan Needham.
3. What does Owen keep detailed notes on in his journal?
(a) Hester Eastman's peculiar behaviors.
(b) The movement of his military troop.
(c) The event of his death.
(d) A list of his dreams.
4. How does Owen respond when Dan suggests that he invite his parents to the play performance?
(a) He says "no."
(b) He says "yes."
(c) He is unsure whether his parents will want to come.
(d) He is unsure how they will respond to the play's subject matter.
5. Which character carries the screaming Owen off stage?
(a) The shepherd.
(b) The wiseman.
(d) The Angel.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Owen call the nuns?
2. When Owen looks forward to his future, what does he claim will be the unifying emotion of his generation?
3. What does Johnny believe makes Owen attractive to girls?
4. Where does Owen ask Johnny to meet him?
5. With everything that goes wrong in the pageant, how does the audience respond to the show?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Barb Wiggin treat Owen, and what is his reaction?
2. What does Johnny think he sees when he is peering out at the audience from backstage during the Christmas pageant?
3. What happens with Owen's collegiate schooling after he is kicked out of Gravesend Academy?
4. What chilling event happens after Owen believes he has seen his own death?
5. What is Owen's favorite skill in basketball, and how does he accomplish it?
6. What significant events happen when Randall White is elected headmaster?
7. How does Owen react to the nuns at the academy?
8. What has Owen done to prepare the amputation blade?
9. What goes wrong during the Christmas pageant?
10. What does Owen hope to do upon graduation from the University, and why?
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