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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the profession of the woman in #87?
(a) Teacher.
(b) Hooker.
(c) Artist.
(d) Nurse.

2. What kind of car is Jack driving on the trip to Mexico?
(a) Pontiac Grand Am.
(b) Chrysler Imperial.
(c) Chevy Impala.
(d) Ford Taurus.

3. Who is Dr. Symes' former business partner?
(a) Mason Dooley.
(b) Al Watson.
(c) Judd Paley.
(d) Leon Vurro.

4. What does Ray keep out of the supplies intended for Guy?
(a) Newspapers.
(b) Valium tablets.
(c) Cigars.
(d) Ball cap.

5. What has happened to Ray's Ford Torino?
(a) It is at his mother's house.
(b) Guy sold it.
(c) It is in an impound lot.
(d) It was totalled.

6. It finally dawns on Ray that Guy has taken Norma to _______________.
(a) Nassau.
(b) Chile.
(c) Bolivia.
(d) Belize.

7. What body of water is Ray driving along during the trip?
(a) Mississippi River.
(b) Red River.
(c) Atlantic Ocean.
(d) Gulf of Mexico.

8. What does Ray tell the man in #80 regarding the supplies?
(a) Be sure to get your money before leaving them.
(b) Guy cannot pay him.
(c) He can borrow his car to deliver them.
(d) Keep them because Guy is leaving.

9. Dr. Symes sends Ray out to get _________________.
(a) Prescription medications.
(b) Beer.
(c) Food.
(d) New clothes.

10. When does Guy promise to pay Ray for everything he lost?
(a) As soon as the bank opens.
(b) In a week.
(c) At the first of the month.
(d) As soon as his crop is harvested.

11. Why does Dr. Symes no longer practice medicine?
(a) Because he got tired of it.
(b) Because of a major lawsuit.
(c) Because he couldn't save a young patient.
(d) Because the malpractice insurance is too high.

12. Who is the son of the woman in #87?
(a) Seth.
(b) David.
(c) Victor.
(d) Mikey.

13. What does Ray pass on his way to find Norma and Guy?
(a) The Blue Ridge Mountains.
(b) Mayan ruins.
(c) The Amazon.
(d) The Pacific Ocean.

14. What prompted Guy to want to leave the area suddenly?
(a) Legal problems.
(b) Rekindled love for his ex-wife.
(c) Some great hotel deals.
(d) A middle age crisis.

15. Who is the woman that Ray meets at the location in #86?
(a) Mildred.
(b) Christine.
(c) Wanda.
(d) Raylene.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is the man that Dr. Symes is trying to avoid?

2. What is Jack Wilkie's job?

3. Dr. Symes is interested in the deed to a small island in __________________.

4. What has preoccupied Ray recently?

5. How does Guy prevent Ray from entering his house?

(see the answer keys)

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