The River Niger Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Joseph A. Walker
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Mattie tell Ann about what Jeff was in high school?
(a) A basketball star.
(b) A gang leader.
(c) A football hero.
(d) A valedictorian.

2. What had Ann told Mattie she wouldn't do during her visit?
(a) Smoke marijuana.
(b) Drink liquor.
(c) Have sex with Jeff.
(d) Swear.

3. Who owns the brownstone where Grandma Wilhemina lives?
(a) John Pearson.
(b) James Hall.
(c) John Williams.
(d) Grandma Wilhemina.

4. How many children does Dudley have?
(a) 4.
(b) 1.
(c) 0.
(d) 3.

5. What is on the paper from which John reads to Ann?
(a) John's latest poem.
(b) A phone number.
(c) A few notes.
(d) Nothing.

6. What is Grandma Wilhemina's last name?
(a) Smith.
(b) Hall.
(c) Pearson.
(d) Brown.

7. What is the name of the local bar?
(a) The Apple.
(b) Grover's.
(c) Foley's.
(d) Jilly's.

8. What had Dudley been doing out of the country?
(a) Fishing.
(b) Teaching.
(c) Visiting relatives.
(d) Sightseeing.

9. What covers John's clothes when he comes into the house?
(a) Paint.
(b) An apron.
(c) Snowflakes.
(d) Wood shavings.

10. For how long has Jeff been away from home?
(a) Two years.
(b) Ten years.
(c) Six months.
(d) Four years.

11. What is Ann's occupation?
(a) Attorney.
(b) Nurse.
(c) Teacher.
(d) Doctor.

12. Which of the following does NOT describe Dudley?
(a) Educated.
(b) Fatalistic.
(c) Realistic.
(d) Optimistic.

13. Which of the following is not one of Chip's gang members?
(a) Al.
(b) Mo.
(c) Buzz.
(d) Skeeter.

14. John wishes he had an outlet for his ____________________.
(a) Happiness.
(b) Artistic tendencies.
(c) Writing.
(d) Pugilistic tendencies.

15. How many years has Ann's father been in prison?
(a) 29.
(b) 5.
(c) 13.
(d) 9.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why has Jeff been away from home?

2. What does Mattie say happened to her on the subway?

3. What does John hide behind the refrigerator?

4. How can John's demeanor be described as he comes into the house?

5. What do Jeff and Ann do after Jeff comes home?

(see the answer keys)

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