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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, near the Klamath River in Trout Fishing in America, does Brautigan gets lost in a wilderness of brush and poison oak?
(a) Tom Martin Creek.
(b) Sal Winter Creek.
(c) Borristown Creek.
(d) Anderson Creek.

2. In Chapter 7, "Prologue to Grider Creek" of Trout Fishing in America, a man buys a house whose basement is filled with what?
(a) Dogs.
(b) Cats.
(c) Fleas.
(d) Rats.

3. What does the funeral wreath say on the plant in Chapter 9, "The Ballet for Trout Fishing in America" in Trout Fishing in America?
(a) "I Like Ike."
(b) "I'm for Nixon."
(c) "Away West."
(d) "Gone Fishing."

4. Brautigan writes Lord Byran died in Greece in what year, in Trout Fishing in America?
(a) 1903.
(b) 1900.
(c) 1824.
(d) 1845.

5. Where does Brautigan go fishing in Trout Fishing in America's Chapter 23, "On Paradise"?
(a) Paradise River.
(b) Paradise Creek.
(c) Paradise Pond.
(d) Paradise Lake.

Short Answer Questions

1. What beverage does Brautagin write of drinking in Washington Park in Chapter 10, "A Waldon Pond for Winos" in Trout Fishing in America?

2. Chapter 46 "The Mayonnaise Chapter" in Trout Fishing in America discusses the death of whom?

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

4. What does the waterfall turn out to be in Chapter 3, "Knock on Wood, Part II," of Trout Fishing in America?

5. How far downriver must Brautigan travel to get home in Chapter 4, "Red Lip" in Trout Fishing in America?

Short Essay Questions

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

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

3. What is the first exposition that Brautigan offers in Trout Fishing in America? What is this a description of?

4. Where is Brautigan fishing in Chapter 12, "Trout Fishing on the Bevel"? What imagery does he use in this description?

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

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

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

8. Describe the autopsy report written by Brautigan in Trout Fishing in America. To whom is Trout Fishing in America compared?

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

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

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