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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who does Henry think of as he nears Albuquerque?
(a) Don Williams.
(b) Van Hoss.
2. What is set on fire during the housewarming party?
(a) The outhouse.
(b) Henry's car.
(c) Myra's art.
(d) The house.
3. What is Myra's response to Henry's new job?
4. How long does Henry ask Myra to suspend judgment for?
(a) A month.
(b) A year.
(c) Six months.
(d) Two weeks.
5. What does Henry discover when he calls work, in Chapter 3?
(a) The office is being closed.
(b) He's been fired.
(c) He got a bad performance review.
(d) The boss has already replaced him.
6. What does Henry find when he gets to the bank, in Chapter 3?
(a) Elaine has already cleaned out his account.
(b) Elaine has left him some money.
(c) His bills are due.
(d) His paycheck was never deposited.
7. Who is Van Hoss?
(a) A rival for Henry's first wife.
(b) Henry's father's friend.
(c) A friend of Henry's.
(d) An old employer of Henry's.
8. Where does Henry get a job?
(a) The highway department.
(b) The nuclear plant.
(c) The gas station.
(d) The Department of Education.
9. What does Henry stop for, in Chapter 5?
(a) To sleep.
(b) More beer.
(c) He crashes.
10. How much does Don Williams give Henry?
11. What does Joe pay Henry and his brother for?
(a) Hunting rabbits.
(c) Planting potatoes.
(d) Stealing coal.
12. What city is Henry approaching when he notices the poverty of the area?
(a) Santa Fe.
13. What is Henry annoyed by after Elaine leaves?
(a) The television.
(b) The light coming in the windows.
(c) The refrigerator.
(d) The neighbor's music.
14. Who is Red Ginter?
(a) One of the stars on their team.
(b) A star on the rival's team.
(c) A local boy Henry and his brother choose for their team.
(d) A boy's father.
15. What is Henry's dog's name?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the thing Henry smells remind him of?
2. What does Henry think about when he stops to go to the bathroom, in Chapter 5?
3. Who gave Henry his first ride?
4. What does Henry find in a ditch when he stops to go to the bathroom, at the end of Chapter 4?
5. When did Henry begin hitchhiking?
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