The Dog of the South Test | Final Test - Easy

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Mrs. Symes shows a _______________ movie to the local children.
(a) Harry Potter.
(b) Shrek.
(c) Mickey Mouse.
(d) Tarzan.

2. Where does Norma go after being discharged from the hospital?
(a) Ray's hotel room.
(b) The Tabernacle.
(c) The Dupree farm.
(d) The airport.

3. What signs of Norma's presence does Ray find in Guy's house?
(a) There is no evidence of her.
(b) Her make-up case is in the bathroom.
(c) Her white jacket is on a chair back.
(d) Her flip flops are on the patio.

4. Why does Ray go one more time to the Dupree farm?
(a) To talk to Norma.
(b) To get his car.
(c) To shoot Guy.
(d) To pick up his money.

5. What does Ray do when he returns to his room?
(a) Orders room service.
(b) Sends a telegram.
(c) Takes a nap.
(d) Takes a shower.

6. What did Mrs. Symes leave to her son in her will?
(a) Nothing.
(b) Jeans Island.
(c) The Tabernacle.
(d) Her entire estate.

7. Where is Christine taking Melba?
(a) A restaurant.
(b) The hospital.
(c) The museum.
(d) Church.

8. Which of the following was NOT sold from the vehicle in #99?
(a) Tires.
(b) Air conditioner.
(c) Steering wheel.
(d) Radio.

9. Where do Ray and the boys spend the night?
(a) Ray's hotel room.
(b) A wooded area.
(c) The Tabernacle.
(d) Across the street from Guy's house.

10. Why was Jack arrested by the local police?
(a) He threatened to kill a monkey.
(b) He threatened to shoot an old man.
(c) He threatened to burn down the house.
(d) He threatened to kidnap a monkey.

11. What does Ray want to do with some of the money he gets?
(a) Take Christine on a date.
(b) Pay his hotel bill.
(c) Buy some new clothes.
(d) Get an airline ticket.

12. What is the symbolic turning point in Ray's life?
(a) The storm.
(b) Finding Jack.
(c) Mrs. Syme's death.
(d) Killing Guy.

13. At what time does Ray enter Guy's house?
(a) Noon.
(b) Dawn.
(c) Sunset.
(d) Midnight.

14. What was Dupree supposedly writing?
(a) An autobiography.
(b) A journal.
(c) A social and political treatise.
(d) A coffee table book.

15. To whom did Mrs. Symes will quite a bit of cash?
(a) Her son.
(b) Her great-granddaughter.
(c) Her church.
(d) Her best friend.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why did the photographers have conflict with Guy?

2. After the Buick dies, how do Ray and the boys get to the Dupree farm?

3. What does Ray attempt to get from Dr. Symes?

4. Ray and Norma later learn that Guy ended up in ____________________.

5. What purposed does Mrs. Symes want the person in #134 to use the money?

(see the answer keys)

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