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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What accident does Henry cause on his way out of the interview?
(a) He crashes through a retaining wall.
(b) He drives into a ditch.
(c) He drives into a house.
(d) He hits a cow.
2. Who tells Henry where Claire is after she leaves Denver
(b) Claire's landlord.
3. What is Henry surprised to find on the land?
(a) Telephone poles.
(c) Man-made lakes.
4. What does Henry find work doing, at the beginning of Chapter 12?
(a) Park ranger.
(d) Highway department foreman.
5. What does Henry tell Myra in answer to her request?
(a) He will find the father.
(b) He may not be able to help.
(c) He refuses to help.
(d) He can help.
6. What does Myra give Henry after he leaves New York?
(a) Divorce papers.
(d) His letters to her.
7. What does Will say when he sees Henry on the tracks?
(a) That no one told him to leave.
(b) He gives him some money for the road.
(c) He yells at him about his faults.
(d) That they don't want to see him again.
8. What does Will's house have?
(a) Baseboard heating.
(b) Indoor plumbing.
(d) A phone.
9. Who helps Will dig Joe's grave?
(b) Van Hoss.
(c) Bill Gatlin.
(d) Old Dan.
10. How is Henry's health when he arrives in St. Louis?
(a) A little queasy.
(b) He has aches and pains, but nothing major.
(c) Not good.
11. What do Henry and Myra do when he gets to New York?
(a) Drive to Maine.
(b) Make love.
(c) Sail to Europe.
12. Where does Claire go when she leaves Denver?
(b) Rhode Island.
(d) New York.
13. Who is the father of Myra's baby?
(a) A writer.
(b) A married man.
(c) An Indian.
(d) A painter.
14. Who is Grace?
(a) Claire's mother.
(b) Claire's understudy.
(c) Henry's mistress.
(d) Claire's friend.
15. How long had it been since Henry and Myra have been together when Henry arrives in New York?
(a) Three months.
(b) A year.
(c) Six months.
(d) Two years.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Claire play at the event she invites Henry to?
2. How long is Henry determined to work for?
3. What does Myra say when Henry calls to ask her to run away with him, in Chapter 23?
4. What does Henry say is still the same as when he was a boy?
5. What does Grace tell Henry she thinks of him when she calls him?
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