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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Will say when he sees Henry on the tracks?
(a) He yells at him about his faults.
(b) That they don't want to see him again.
(c) That no one told him to leave.
(d) He gives him some money for the road.
2. Where does Henry find work after New York?
(c) A park.
3. What does Henry believe he has found in this job?
(a) An escape.
(b) A hell.
(c) A calling.
(d) His wife.
4. Where does Will find work after returning from the war?
(c) Building roads.
(d) Driving trucks for the lumber company.
5. How long does Henry work as a forest ranger?
(a) Two summers.
(b) Fifteen years.
(c) Five years.
(d) Ten years.
6. What do Henry and Will discuss when they walk along the fence, in Chapter 22?
(a) Will's store's career.
(b) Will's back taxes.
(c) Will's resistance to modernization.
(d) Will's financial prospects.
7. What does Will despise when he returns home?
(a) The roads.
(b) The coal strip.
(c) The clear-cuttings.
(d) The strip malls.
8. How does Henry arrive into Illinois?
(a) In an ambulance.
(b) On a ferry.
(c) In his truck.
(d) By train.
9. Where does Claire agree to meet Henry?
(a) St. Louis.
(b) New York.
(c) Glenwood Springs.
(d) Stump Creek.
10. What does Henry ask Claire to do after the concert?
(a) Move in with him.
(b) Give him money.
(c) Make love with him.
(d) Marry him.
11. Where does Henry have his interview?
(a) Okie Joe's.
(b) Gibbs Pratt's home.
(c) The Welfare Department.
(d) The highway department's offices.
12. How is Henry's health when he arrives in St. Louis?
(a) A little queasy.
(c) He has aches and pains, but nothing major.
(d) Not good.
13. Where are Henry and Claire married?
(a) The Grand Canyon.
(c) Mt. Rushmore.
(d) Muir Woods.
14. What do Henry and Myra do when he gets to New York?
(b) Sail to Europe.
(c) Make love.
(d) Drive to Maine.
15. Where does Henry stop, at the beginning of Chapter 21?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is James Killoran?
2. Where does Henry plan to stop on his way to his job?
3. Where does Claire go to college?
4. What does Henry do after Claire does not show up?
5. What does Myra say when Henry calls to ask her to run away with him, in Chapter 23?
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