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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 Chapter 42, "The Cleveland Wrecking Yard," of Trout Fishing in America, Brautigan takes a San Francisco bus to the Cleveland Wrecking Yard, where a used trout stream is for sale at ___ per foot.
(a) $4.50.
(b) $6.50.
(c) $7.50.
(d) $10.50.

2. From where is Brautigan's family's friend in Chapter 5, "The KoolAid Wino" in Trout Fishing in America?
(a) Spain.
(b) France.
(c) Germany.
(d) Italy.

3. In Chapter 36, "Sandbox Minus John Dillinger Equals What?" of Trout Fishing in America, who does Brautigan recall setting up John Dillinger?
(a) The woman in red.
(b) The woman in blue.
(c) The woman in black.
(d) The woman in white.

4. Brautigan says he learned about trout fishing in America from his stepfather in what year?
(a) 1938.
(b) 1945.
(c) 1942.
(d) 1959.

5. Chapter 6, "Another Way of Making Walnut Catsup" in Trout Fishing in America, has how many recipes?
(a) 5.
(b) 2.
(c) 4.
(d) 7.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is the field boss under whom Brautigan works as a cherry-picker in Trout Fishing in America?

2. In Trout Fishing in America's Chapter 17, "The Message," Brautigan comes upon a herd of sheep driven by a man who resembles whom?

3. Who is Trout Fishing in America Shorty mailed to in Trout Fishing in America?

4. 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.

5. What has been placed along the creek to kill coyotes in Trout Fishing in America's Chapter 25, "The Salt Creek Coyotes"?

Short Essay Questions

1. Who is described in In Chapter 7, "Prologue to Grider Creek" in Trout Fishing in America?

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

3. Who is Trout Fishing in America Shorty? Describe this character.

4. What is Chapter 6, "Another Method of Making Walnut Catsup" comprised of in Trout Fishing in America?

5. Describe Brautigan's account with the woman in the creek of dead fish in Trout Fishing in America. What imagery is used?

6. In Chapter 14 of Trout Fishing in America, "The Last Year the Trout Came up Hayman Creek," how long is it until game and fish officials come and what happens?

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

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

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

10. Where does Chapter 4, "Red Lip" take place in Trout Fishing in America? What happens in this story?

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