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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Henry find himself, in Chapter 7?
(a) Hopi reservation.
(b) Navajo country.
(c) The Appalachian Mountains.
(d) West Virginia.
2. Who does Henry find at Okie Joe's?
(a) Old vets.
(c) College kids.
3. How do Henry and his brother lose their pay?
(a) Playing cards.
(b) It was stolen.
(c) Their father took it.
(d) They misplaced it.
4. What was Henry's father doing in the scene Henry remembers?
(d) Watching the birth.
5. What problems of the Indians' do Henry and Don Williams lament together?
6. What does Henry remember loving in high school?
(c) Watching girls.
(d) His teachers.
7. Why is Henry punished with nightly drills?
(a) For asking why he was going to war.
(b) For disobedience.
(c) For incompetence.
(d) For stealing.
8. What does Henry discover when he calls work, in Chapter 3?
(a) He got a bad performance review.
(b) He's been fired.
(c) The office is being closed.
(d) The boss has already replaced him.
9. What does Henry do when he wakes up after Elaine leaves him?
(a) Play the piano.
(b) Call Elaine.
(c) Call Melanie.
(d) Call his brother.
10. Where does Henry decide to travel to with his dog?
(c) West Virginia.
11. What did Elaine do in response to Henry's hurting her feelings?
(a) Leave him.
(b) Take up gardening.
(c) Take up jogging.
(d) Take up gourmet cooking.
12. Where are Henry and Myra arriving, in the scene Henry remembers, in Chapter 10?
(a) Their home away from home.
(b) The cabin where they were visiting.
(c) Their temporary home.
(d) Their new home.
13. What amenity is NOT missing from the building Henry and Myra arrive at?
(d) Gas heat.
14. What does Henry hear when he wakes up, in Chapter 3?
(a) Melanie's voice.
(b) Military helicopters.
(c) Elaine's voice.
(d) Dogs barking.
15. What does Henry try to qualify for in the military?
(a) Artillery officer.
(b) Commissary steward.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Henry get a job?
2. What is the one condition to Red being able to play?
3. Where is Henry Lightcap when the novel begins?
4. What does Henry do in his irritation?
5. What is Henry annoyed by after Elaine leaves?
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