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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. In Trout Fishing in America's Chapter 17, "The Message," Brautigan comes upon a herd of sheep driven by a man who resembles whom?
(a) Truman.
(b) Eisenhower.
(c) Stalin.
(d) Adolph Hitler.

2. In Trout Fishing in America's Chapter 37, "The Last Time I Saw Trout Fishing in America," Brautigan encounters Trout Fishing in America while fishing where in Idaho?
(a) Little Creek River.
(b) Jacksonville River.
(c) Sawtooth River.
(d) Big Wood River.

3. Who is the field boss under whom Brautigan works as a cherry-picker in Trout Fishing in America?
(a) Rebel Smith.
(b) Old Man Nelson.
(c) Jackie Brown.
(d) Old Charlie.

4. In Trout Fishing in America, Brautigan writes that death by what is cruel and unusual?
(a) Port wine.
(b) Fishing.
(c) Beating.
(d) Whiskey.

5. In Trout Fishing in America, Hayman Creek is named for Charles Hayman, an unpleasant old man who caught and ate ____ trout in his shack near the creek.
(a) Fresh.
(b) Rotten.
(c) Golden.
(d) Raw.

Short Answer Questions

1. In Chapter 7, "Prologue to Grider Creek" of Trout Fishing in America, a man buys a house whose basement is filled with what?

2. In Trout Fishing in America's Chapter 20, "Worsewick," Brautigan describes having sex with a woman in a stream full of what?

3. In Chapter 36, "Sandbox Minus John Dillinger Equals What?" of Trout Fishing in America, who does Brautigan recall setting up John Dillinger?

4. Chapter 6, "Another Way of Making Walnut Catsup" in Trout Fishing in America, has how many recipes?

5. What is the woman wearing in the cover photograph of the book Trout Fishing in America?

Short Essay Questions

1. Who does Brautigan encounter in Chapter 17, "The Message"? What simile does he use to describe this person?

2. What is the phrase "Trout Fishing in America" used to refer to in Trout Fishing in America?

3. What childhood memory is revisited by Brautigan in Chapter 5, "The KoolAid Wino" in Trout Fishing in America?

4. In Chapter 44, "Trout Fishing in America NIB," after working at a Christmas tree store, what does Brautigan do?

5. What chapter in Trout Fishing in America refers to Alcoholics Anonymous? What happens in this story?

6. Who is compared to Jack the Ripper in Trout Fishing in America?

7. Where in Trout Fishing in America does Brautigan write about being a sixth-grade student? What story does he tell?

8. Where does Brautigan tell his wife he is going in Chapter 10, "A Walden Pond for Wings" in Trout Fishing in America? Where does he actually go?

9. What is the story Brautigan relates in Trout Fishing in America, Chapter 3, "Knock on Wood, Part II"?

10. What does Brautigan write that he admires in the story of Chapter 8, "Grider Creek" in Trout Fishing in America?

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