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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Will throw into Joe's grave?
(a) Joe's hand radio.
(b) Joe's pipe.
(c) Joe's chainsaw.
(d) Joe's pocketknife.
2. Why does Claire say she cannot have a relationship with Henry?
(a) He is too violent.
(b) He is drinking too much.
(c) She is too young.
(d) She is religious.
3. What do Henry and Myra do when he gets to New York?
(a) Drive to Maine.
(c) Sail to Europe.
(d) Make love.
4. Where does Henry stop, at the beginning of Chapter 21?
5. What does Henry's interviewer say about the accident?
(a) Henry lost the job already.
(b) Henry's story was logical enough.
(c) That this happens all the time.
(d) That he'll take the damages out of Henry's pay.
6. What does Myra give Henry after he leaves New York?
(a) His letters to her.
(d) Divorce papers.
7. Where does Henry go after the funeral?
(a) To New York.
(b) To Myra.
(c) Back to the West.
(d) He stayed on the farm.
8. Where is Joe buried?
(a) At the church.
(b) In Maryland.
(c) In Pennsylvania.
(d) At home.
9. Where does Henry find work after New York?
(c) A park.
10. How does Claire pick Henry up?
(a) She asked him for a light.
(b) She asked for a Band-Aid.
(c) She asked him to sleep with her.
(d) She asked for directions.
11. What does Grace think of Henry?
(a) He is a loafer.
(b) He is a good catch for Claire.
(c) He is a genius.
(d) He is misdirected.
12. What does Henry plan to do when he meets Claire?
(a) Take her for a drive.
(b) Abduct her.
(c) Take her for a picnic.
(d) Take her to the theatre.
13. What does Henry say he is bringing to Will?
(a) His savings.
(b) His last manuscript.
(c) His will.
(d) His secret.
14. What does Will despise when he returns home?
(a) The coal strip.
(b) The clear-cuttings.
(c) The strip malls.
(d) The roads.
15. Who does Henry think about when he arrives in St. Louis?
(a) General Custer.
(b) Lewis and Clark.
(c) Abraham Lincoln.
(d) Mark Twain.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Joe ask Will for when Will finds him?
2. How does Henry feel about the job Bat Lanahan found for him?
3. How long had it been since Henry and Myra have been together when Henry arrives in New York?
4. What does Henry believe he has found in this job?
5. Who is James Killoran?
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