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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. What does Bosse offer Benny and his friends for dinner when they arrive at his home in Chapter 15?
(a) A whole roasted pig and soup.
(b) Grilled chicken with roast potatoes.
(c) Grilled steaks with mashed potatoes.
2. What does Esteban want to leave by the foundry owner's gate as he and Allan leave Sweden in Chapter 7?
(a) A pony.
(b) A suitcase of money.
(c) A vase of flowers.
3. What is Allan wearing when he escapes the care facility?
(a) A green jacket and trousers.
(b) A black jacket and trousers.
(c) A blue jacket and trousers.
(d) A brown jacket and trousers.
4. How old is Allan when his mother dies?
5. For what industry does Allan's father work when Allan is a child?
(a) The wheat industry.
(b) The postal service.
(c) The railway.
(d) The gold industry.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Julius's last name in the narrative?
2. Where is Esteban from?
3. How old is Allan when his father's bed is moved into the wood-shed?
4. What is the name of Bosse's residence?
5. What is the Boss's real name in the narrative?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Allan enlist Father Ferguson in his escape in Chapter 13?
2. What central character is introduced in Chapter 1? What is he doing when the narrative begins?
3. What is illustrated through Allan's encounter with Father Ferguson in Chapter 13?
4. What leads to the conflict between the Beauty and the other characters in Chapter 8?
5. What is illustrated through Allan's encounter meeting Julius in Chapter 3?
6. What happens when Allan arrives in the U.S. in Chapter 9?
7. What is illustrated through Allan's meeting with General Franco in Chapter 7?
8. How does the narrator describe Bolt's character?
9. How does black comedy contribute to the tone and mood of The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared?
10. How would you describe Allan's political ideologies in the novel? What influenced these ideologies?
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