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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. How does Jack's father kill his mother?
(a) He pushes her down the stairs
(b) He poisons her
(c) He hits her full force in the face and the back of the head, and cracking open her skull
(d) He suffocates her

2. What does Wendy tell Danny about his friend, Tony?
(a) She believes in him
(b) It's okay for Danny to have an imaginary friend
(c) Danny is too old for an imaginary friend
(d) She doesn't think he is real

3. What does Wendy think as she, Danny, and Jack watch the snow fall?
(a) If it will ever be spring
(b) If she can save her marriage
(c) If Danny will have to go to the doctor
(d) What will become of them?

4. What transpires as Wendy is about to mention divorce?
(a) Jack loses his temper
(b) Danny falls and breaks his arm
(c) She is panicky and faints
(d) Jack asks for 1 week postponement

5. What does Jack do when he goes to the Colorado Lounge?
(a) He thinks about how much he loves Wendy
(b) He starts a conversation with Lloyd, the bartender
(c) He sits on a barstool talking to his father
(d) He sits down and cries

Short Answer Questions

1. When Danny breaks free from Wendy's arms, what does he scream?

2. What does Wendy sense from the moment Danny is born?

3. What does Jack say he intentionally did to Danny?

4. What is it that scares Danny before his shine ends at the curb?

5. How much liquor remains in the Colorado Lounge?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Danny see on the wallpaper as Ullman gives the Torrance's a tour of the Overlook?

2. What goes through Hallorann's mind when he goes into the equipment shed to get blankets for Wendy and Danny?

3. What does the conversation between Grady and Jack consist of while they are in the Colorado Lounge?

4. What happens to Danny when he concentrates, thinking very hard?

5. What scares Jack as he turns to look at the topiary from the playground?

6. What does Hallorann encounter while he is going to the Overlook on the snowmobile?

7. What does Jack do as he tries to kill Danny, and Danny tells him he is not his Daddy?

8. What view do the Torrance's see as they look out the window in the Overlook Hotel?

9. How does Hallorann escape from the hedge lion's attack?

10. What is Dick Hallorann's reaction when he hears Danny's pleas for help in his head?

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