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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is Elaine?
(a) Henry's first wife.
(b) Henry's third wife.
(c) Henry's second wife.
(d) Henry's mistress.
2. What does Henry roast for his housewarming party?
(a) A pig.
(b) A chicken.
(c) A calf.
(d) A goat.
3. Where is Henry Lightcap when the novel begins?
(a) Playing in the woods.
(d) At home.
4. What state is the building in that Henry and Myra arrive at?
(b) Clean and neat.
(d) Run down.
5. What response does Henry get when he calls Melanie?
(a) He is rebuffed.
(b) They have a bittersweet conversation about their past together.
(c) She invites him over.
(d) She wants to fight with him.
6. What does Joe warn Henry not to do?
(a) Steal coal.
(b) Ride the train.
(c) Disobey his father.
(d) Shoot rabbits.
7. Who is Don Williams?
(a) A soldier.
(b) A hitch-hiker.
(c) A doctor.
(d) A gun dealer.
8. What happened to Henry the summer when he was 15?
(a) His parents split up.
(b) He lost his virginity.
(c) He learned to drive.
(d) He had his first drink.
9. Where does Henry use his credit card on his trip?
(a) At gas stations.
(b) At grocery stores.
(c) At places without electronic card machines.
(d) At bars.
10. What is Myra's response to Henry's new job?
11. 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.
12. 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.
13. How did the game Henry and Will and their friends played against their rivals end?
(a) The rival team won.
(b) The game was never finished.
(c) In a tie.
(d) Henry's team won.
14. Where does Henry know he needs to return to?
(a) His parents' home.
(b) His first wife.
(c) His mistress.
(d) His brother's place.
15. When is the time period of the scenes Henry remembers?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Henry remember, in Chapter 2?
2. Where does Henry remember, in the beginning of Chapter 10?
3. What does Henry lament in Chapter 7?
4. What does Joe feel about Will joining the military?
5. What does Henry do in his irritation?
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