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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Henry believe he has found in this job?
(a) A hell.
(b) An escape.
(c) A calling.
(d) His wife.
2. Where does Will find work after returning from the war?
(a) Driving trucks for the lumber company.
(b) Building roads.
3. How does Henry feel about the job Bat Lanahan found for him?
(a) Pleasant enough.
4. What does Will despise when he returns home?
(a) The clear-cuttings.
(b) The roads.
(c) The coal strip.
(d) The strip malls.
5. What does Myra give Henry after he leaves New York?
(c) Divorce papers.
(d) His letters to her.
6. What does Claire tell Henry she thinks about him?
(a) He isn't serious.
(b) He is going to be too passionate.
(c) He is too good for her.
(d) He isn't really coming.
7. What does Grace think of Henry?
(a) He is misdirected.
(b) He is a genius.
(c) He is a good catch for Claire.
(d) He is a loafer.
8. What was Henry swerving to avoid when he causes the accident?
(a) A dog.
(b) A man.
(c) A car.
(d) A cow.
9. What does Henry think might break down before the truck does?
(b) The road.
10. Who is Grace?
(a) Claire's mother.
(b) Claire's friend.
(c) Henry's mistress.
(d) Claire's understudy.
11. What has Will given up farming for?
(a) Running a store.
(c) Selling insurance.
(d) Working in a factory.
12. Where does Henry find work in New York at first?
(a) As a technical writer.
(b) As a stagehand.
(c) As a painter.
(d) As a cabbie.
13. What does Joe ask Will for when Will finds him?
14. When is Henry let go from his job?
(a) On his second day.
(b) Half-way through the season.
(c) Halfway through the off-season.
(d) At the end of the season.
15. What does Joe die of?
(b) Internal bleeding.
(d) Organ failure.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Claire invite Henry to?
2. What does Henry say he is bringing to Will?
3. What is Henry afraid of bringing to Will?
4. For how long do Joe and Will hardly speak?
5. Where are Henry and Claire married?
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