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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. Why do they take this action?
(a) Because they had said that they were going in that direction.
(b) Because they don't want to attract any attention to themselves.
(c) Because Crab can't afford to be pulled over now.
(d) Because they are afraid that the stolen credit card Crab rented the car with has been reported.
2. Where are Crab and Jimmy when Jimmy wakes up in the morning?
(b) Crossing the Mississippi.
(d) At a truck stop.
3. Does Jimmy keep the fact that he made a phone call secret?
(a) No--he is afraid that Crab will hurt him if he finds out later.
(b) Yes--he does not want to anger Crab.
(c) Yes--it will be easier to get away from Crab if Crab doesn't know that people are helping him.
(d) No--he tells Crab because he does not want to have a secret.
4. How does Crab characterize his father?
(a) A womanizer.
(b) A gambler.
(c) A ghost.
(d) A drunk.
5. What does the person they encounter next do to Crab?
(a) Massage him.
(b) Threaten him.
(c) Give him medicine.
(d) Report him.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Jimmy know what Crab is feeling?
2. What does Crab send Jimmy to get?
3. Where does Crab take Jimmy?
4. Who do Crab and Jimmy see at this place?
5. Where does Crab arrange to take a room?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Crab's interaction with Frank.
2. What does Crab tell Jimmy about his own father?
3. What makes Crab nervous about leaving the diner?
4. What do Crab and Jimmy do in the morning?
5. What does the conjure man tell Crab?
6. What had Crab's plan for the night been?
7. Where does Jimmy go to collect Crab, and how do they pass the night?
8. What happens to Crab and Jimmy on their way out of Chicago?
9. Where is Jimmy when he wakes up after some driving?
10. Why does Crab tell Jimmy to go to the room and stay there alone all night?
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