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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Theo confess to the old couple as he ties them up?
(a) The gun is not loaded.
(b) This was his first time robbing a home.
(c) He was being chased by the SSP.
(d) Julian is pregnant.
2. What promise does Theo leave Julian with after he tells her of the SSP's visit?
(a) He will faithfully come if ever sent for.
(b) The Five Fishes may use his country home for safety.
(c) He will talk to Xan again.
(d) He will not rest until the Five Fishes' goals are met.
3. What disease does Luke suffer as a child?
4. What are Julian and Luke doing alone in the morning in Chapter 25?
(c) Preparing a meal.
5. What does Theo do first after arriving home from Europe?
(a) He checked for messages from Julian.
(b) He phoned Helena.
(c) Cleaned a smashed window.
(d) Reread his diary entries from his travels.
6. Who agrees with Theo that Xan should know about Julian's pregnancy after Theo observes it for the first time?
(c) No one.
7. How does Theo decide to abandon the car?
(a) Hide it in the garage of a deserted home.
(b) Throw dirt and leaves over the top to hide it from aerial view.
(c) Push it over a cliff.
(d) Push it in a pond.
8. What is the mood of the characters in Chapter 26?
9. What final act of decency does Theo bestow upon the couple?
(a) He untied them and let them use the bathroom.
(b) He put on soothing music.
(c) He covered them with blankets.
(d) He helped them drink a glass of water.
10. What religion does Theo say Xan is when Rolf and Theo discuss beliefs?
(a) He's spiritual, but not religious.
(b) He doesn't know.
(c) An atheist.
(d) A Protestant.
11. What does Theo regret not bringing from the car but realizes is unimportant?
(b) The gun.
(c) A camera.
12. What is Julian concerned of as she watches the final placement of Luke's body?
(a) She thought Rolf should be left in the consecrated ground.
(b) Luke hadn't confessed his sins.
(c) Animals will get to his body if not buried deep enough.
(d) The SSP will find the body and be on their trail.
13. What does Theo silently suggest Julian's baby should be?
(a) A demon.
(b) Grossly deformed.
(d) Beautiful in every way.
14. What catastrophe occurs immediately following the birth?
(a) Miriam drops the baby.
(b) A snake slithers into the shed.
(c) Julian loses a large amount of blood.
(d) Theo spills the only water.
15. What does Theo recall Xan announcing years prior at the place where the rest of the Five Fishes are hiding in Chapter 21?
(a) He had murdered someone.
(b) He was in love.
(c) He hated his father.
(d) He was to join the army.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Theo step outside the woodshed during the preparations for the birthing?
2. Who is afraid of another attack on the way out of the woods?
3. How does Theo know what to say while christening the baby?
4. Who are Theo and the Five Fishes greeted by after they stop the car due to a downed tree?
5. Why is Rolf sure he can become Warden of England?
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