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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Henry try to qualify for in the military?
(b) Commissary steward.
(d) Artillery officer.
2. What is attached to the building where Henry and Myra arrive?
(a) A barn.
(b) A chicken coop.
(c) A store.
(d) A dog kennel.
3. What does Henry remember, in Chapter 2?
(a) Being in the womb.
(b) His parents conceiving him.
(c) His first memory of falling in snow.
(d) His mother giving birth to him.
4. Where does Henry know he needs to return to?
(a) His mistress.
(b) His first wife.
(c) His brother's place.
(d) His parents' home.
5. What did Henry's father give him when he began hitchhiking?
(a) A gun.
(b) $20 and a ride to the highway.
(c) A quarter, to call when he needed help.
(d) Nothing but imprecations.
6. What field was Henry studying?
7. What does Henry lament in Santa Fe?
(a) The poverty.
(b) The iron mills.
(c) The loss of beauty in the land.
(d) The nuclear reactor.
8. Who is the first guest at Henry's housewarming party?
(d) Van Hoss.
9. Who is Will?
(a) Henry's father.
(b) Henry's younger brother.
(c) Henry's older brother.
(d) Henry's cousin.
10. 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.
11. What does Henry plan to do, after entertaining his memories?
(a) Go to his brother's.
(b) Visit his parents.
(c) Call Elaine.
(d) Call Melanie.
12. What is the one condition to Red being able to play?
(a) He has to have his lucky cleats.
(b) His brother has to play, too.
(c) He has to have all his teammates with him.
(d) He has to have his favorite glove.
13. What does Henry stop for, in Chapter 5?
(a) To sleep.
(b) He crashes.
(d) More beer.
14. Who gave Henry his first ride?
(a) A preacher.
(b) A trucker.
(c) Drunken sailors.
(d) A family.
15. What does Henry's mother see in Henry's personality?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Henry find at Okie Joe's?
2. What does Henry tell Myra about the fact that amenities are missing in the building?
3. Where is Henry sent instead of Japan?
4. What does Henry discover when he calls work, in Chapter 3?
5. What does Henry remember loving in high school?
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