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Joseph A. Walker
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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. From what country has Dudley just returned?
(a) Mexico.
(b) Portugal.
(c) Spain.
(d) Canada.

2. What noise startles Grandma Wilhemina?
(a) A gunshot.
(b) Someone coming into the house.
(c) A car backfiring.
(d) A scream.

3. What does John read from the paper?
(a) A poem he is writing.
(b) A grocery list.
(c) A to-do list.
(d) A phone number.

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

5. Who is Ann Vanderguild?
(a) A political worker.
(b) A new neighbor.
(c) A friend of Jeff's.
(d) A social worker.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where was Ann born?

2. Which of the following does NOT describe Dudley?

3. Who owns the brownstone where Grandma Wilhemina lives?

4. What falls out of John's pocket?

5. What does John count?

Short Essay Questions

1. Where does John say he has been for a week and what was he doing?

2. What insights has John had while being away for a week?

3. What is Jeff's response when Chips tries to antagonize Ann again?

4. What are John's dying words to Mattie?

5. What is Mattie's perspective on death and what is her only concern at the moment?

6. What does Mattie ask Ann to do while she and Grandma go out shopping?

7. Describe the reactions of Mattie and Grandma when Jeff announces his plans to marry Ann.

8. What warning does Mattie give Ann about Chips?

9. What does Ann tell Mattie about her family and background?

10. What is Jeff's explanation for his leaving the Air Force and how does John react?

(see the answer keys)

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