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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is Myra?
(a) Henry's mother.
(b) Henry's mistress at the time.
(c) Henry's first wife.
(d) Henry's sister.
2. What does Joe warn Henry not to do?
(a) Steal coal.
(b) Shoot rabbits.
(c) Ride the train.
(d) Disobey his father.
3. Where does Henry call to take time off from work?
(a) The saloon.
(b) The post office.
(c) The bank.
(d) The welfare office.
4. Where does Henry remember, in the beginning of Chapter 10?
(b) West Virginia.
(c) South Forks.
(d) El Culito.
5. What is Joe's reaction when Henry is drafted?
6. Who gave Henry his first ride?
(a) A family.
(b) A preacher.
(c) Drunken sailors.
(d) A trucker.
7. What does Henry remember loving in high school?
(b) His teachers.
(d) Watching girls.
8. How do Henry and his brother lose their pay?
(a) Playing cards.
(b) They misplaced it.
(c) Their father took it.
(d) It was stolen.
9. What does Joe pay Henry and his brother for?
(b) Stealing coal.
(c) Planting potatoes.
(d) Hunting rabbits.
10. What does Henry lament in Chapter 7?
(a) The destruction of the landscape.
(b) His marriage.
(c) The eradication of the Indians.
(d) His family.
11. What is Henry annoyed by after Elaine leaves?
(a) The television.
(b) The refrigerator.
(c) The neighbor's music.
(d) The light coming in the windows.
12. What does Henry do when he wakes up after Elaine leaves him?
(a) Call Elaine.
(b) Call Melanie.
(c) Play the piano.
(d) Call his brother.
13. What does Henry lament in Santa Fe?
(a) The iron mills.
(b) The poverty.
(c) The nuclear reactor.
(d) The loss of beauty in the land.
14. When did Henry begin hitchhiking?
15. What kind of school does Henry Lightcap attend?
(a) Military school.
(b) Public school.
(c) Private school.
(d) One-room schoolhouse.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Henry remember smoking in the barn?
2. When is the time period of the scenes Henry remembers?
3. Who does Henry think of as he nears Albuquerque?
4. What did Henry's father give him when he began hitchhiking?
5. What does Henry find when he gets to the bank, in Chapter 3?
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