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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How did the game Henry and Will and their friends played against their rivals end?
(a) In a tie.
(b) Henry's team won.
(c) The rival team won.
(d) The game was never finished.
2. How do Henry and his brother lose their pay?
(a) Their father took it.
(b) It was stolen.
(c) They misplaced it.
(d) Playing cards.
3. What does Henry sell to Don Williams?
(a) His dog.
(b) A gun.
(c) His novel manuscript.
(d) His truck.
4. Where does Henry find himself, in Chapter 7?
(a) The Appalachian Mountains.
(b) West Virginia.
(c) Hopi reservation.
(d) Navajo country.
5. What does Henry roast for his housewarming party?
(a) A calf.
(b) A pig.
(c) A goat.
(d) A chicken.
6. What does Henry think the add-on building would be good for?
(a) A store.
(b) A bar.
(c) Myra's art.
(d) A nursery.
7. What does Henry's committee say about his thesis?
(a) He will have to make revisions.
(b) He is being charged with plagiarism.
(c) He is finished.
(d) He no longer has a future as a professor.
8. What response does Henry get when he calls Melanie?
(a) They have a bittersweet conversation about their past together.
(b) She invites him over.
(c) She wants to fight with him.
(d) He is rebuffed.
9. What did Elaine do in response to Henry's hurting her feelings?
(a) Take up gardening.
(b) Leave him.
(c) Take up jogging.
(d) Take up gourmet cooking.
10. What is set on fire during the housewarming party?
(a) The outhouse.
(b) Myra's art.
(c) The house.
(d) Henry's car.
11. What does Henry lament in Chapter 7?
(a) The eradication of the Indians.
(b) His marriage.
(c) The destruction of the landscape.
(d) His family.
12. What did Henry's father give him when he began hitchhiking?
(a) Nothing but imprecations.
(b) $20 and a ride to the highway.
(c) A quarter, to call when he needed help.
(d) A gun.
13. What does Henry do when he wakes up after Elaine leaves him?
(a) Call Melanie.
(b) Call Elaine.
(c) Call his brother.
(d) Play the piano.
14. What does Henry's mother see in Henry's personality?
15. What is attached to the building where Henry and Myra arrive?
(a) A dog kennel.
(b) A barn.
(c) A chicken coop.
(d) A store.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Henry annoyed by after Elaine leaves?
2. What was Henry's primary love in high school?
3. When is the time period of the scenes Henry remembers?
4. What is Joe's reaction when Henry is drafted?
5. Who is Myra?
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