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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. Where does Grandfather die?
(a) New Orleans
(b) Bay St. Louis
(c) Orange County
2. What does Ludus say he called Boon?
(a) Narrow headed
(c) Basket case
(d) Club footed
3. How long does Grandfather say it will take until the road will be impassible by an automobile?
(a) 25 years
(b) 40 years
(c) 50 years
(d) 10 years
4. What is Ludus' excuse for not returning with the team?
(a) He got lost
(b) He was robbed
(c) A wheel had broken on the wagon
(d) He sprained his ankle
5. What is the name of the young woman who meets them at the door?
(b) Miss Reba
(c) Miss Connie
(d) Miss Pitstone
Short Answer Questions
1. How much does Boon try to pay the man?
2. Who does Boon ask to travel with him?
3. What does Boon attach to the vehicle in this chapter?
4. What does Lucius say happened to the car?
5. Who looks after Grandfather's automobile?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Lucius so horrified that Boon has changed clothes?
2. How does the final scene in Chapter 4 express the theme of racism?
3. How does beginning of Chapter 5 describe the transition between Mississippi and Tennessee?
4. Describe Boon's character.
5. What does Lucius learn about Binford?
6. What does the Iron Bridge symbolize?
7. What does the conversation in Chapter 4 between Boon and Lucius show about both characters?
8. What does Lucius learn during the novel?
9. What is the unspoken agreement between Father and John?
10. Describe Ballenbaugh's.
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