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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who did Ben see when he entered the Marsten House as a nine-year-old boy?
(a) The ghost of a young boy.
(b) The ghost of Hubert Marsten.
(c) The ghost of Birdie Marsten.
(d) The ghost of Bobby Marsten.

2. Where does Ben run into Matt Burke and Weasel Craig?
(a) Dell's.
(b) Spencer's.
(c) Eva's boarding house.
(d) The grocery store.

3. Who asks a friend in the FBI to investigate the backgrounds of Ben Mears, Straker, and Barlow in the aftermath of the search for the missing boy?
(a) Matt Burke.
(b) Larry Crockett.
(c) Parkins Gillespsie.
(d) Hank Peters.

4. Who sold the Marsten House?
(a) Hubert Marsten, the owner.
(b) Ben Mears, the owner's heir.
(c) Susan Norton, the probate lawyer.
(d) Larry Crockett, the local real estate agent.

5. Who does Ben Mears meet in the park in Chapter 2?
(a) Susan.
(b) Matt.
(c) Weasel.
(d) Floyd.

6. Who tells Floyd Tibbits about the thing Mike Ryerson found when he got to work that morning?
(a) Royal.
(b) Dud.
(c) Hank.
(d) Dell.

7. What do Matt and Ben agree has caused some odd changes in Jerusalem's Lot?
(a) The new moon.
(b) A recent change in weather.
(c) Ben's arrival.
(d) The arrival of Straker and Barlow.

8. Where do Matt and Ben decide to go that evening after the dead man has been taken from Matt's house?
(a) Marsten House.
(b) The morgue.
(c) The funeral home.
(d) The police station.

9. Who is the custodian at the local dump?
(a) Royal Snow.
(b) Larry Crockett.
(c) Dud Rogers.
(d) Hank Peters.

10. What does this dark figure standing in the middle of Harmony Hill Cemetery appear to be holding?
(a) The body of a small child.
(b) The body of a large dog.
(c) The body of a small sheep.
(d) The body of a grown woman.

11. What does Ben tell Susan his current book is about?
(a) The history of Jerusalem's Lot.
(b) The history of childhood pranks.
(c) The history of folklore in Maine.
(d) The disappearance of four children before Hubert Marsten's death.

12. Who does Matt believe is dead in his guest room?
(a) Bill Norton.
(b) Danny Glick.
(c) Weasel Craig.
(d) Mike Ryerson.

13. What does this visitor do to Dud after he falls into some sort of trance?
(a) Stiffs him on a bill.
(b) Bites his neck.
(c) Places an embarrassing sign around his neck.
(d) Stabs him with a knife.

14. What does the custodian of the dump like to shoot when he lights fires in the dump?
(a) Cockroaches.
(b) Cats.
(c) Rats.
(d) Birds.

15. What happens in a dream that Mike tells Matt about?
(a) Mike is impaled on a gate post like Doc.
(b) A friend of Mike's comes to the window and he invites him in.
(c) Mike kills his wife with a knife.
(d) Mike's son is kidnapped by a dark figure.

Short Answer Questions

1. To whom was the Marsten House sold?

2. What does Matt ask if Ben will do for him?

3. What house catches Ben's attention as he arrives at his destination in 1975?

4. What happens in Jerusalem's Lot in 1975?

5. Why is Parkins Gillespie unconcerned about the missing boy?

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