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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Henry go after the funeral?
(a) He stayed on the farm.
(b) To Myra.
(c) Back to the West.
(d) To New York.
2. What happens when Henry tries to buy oil with his card, in Chapter 23?
(a) The clerk lets him go.
(b) He is refused.
(c) He is retained.
(d) He is arrested.
3. Where are Henry and Claire married?
(a) Mt. Rushmore.
(b) The Grand Canyon.
(c) Muir Woods.
4. What does Henry do after Claire does not show up?
(a) Write her a furious letter.
(b) Call Grace and curse her out.
(c) Get drunk.
(d) Kick in the door of his truck.
5. What does Claire invite Henry to?
(a) A dance performance.
(b) A concert.
(c) A reading.
(d) An art opening.
6. Who helps Will dig Joe's grave?
(b) Bill Gatlin.
(c) Old Dan.
(d) Van Hoss.
7. Where does Claire go to college?
(a) Wesleyan College.
(b) Reed College.
(c) Smith College.
(d) University of California.
8. How is Solstice looking, at the beginning of Chapter 21?
(c) Almost dead.
9. When is Henry let go from his job?
(a) At the end of the season.
(b) Halfway through the off-season.
(c) Half-way through the season.
(d) On his second day.
10. Why does Claire say she cannot have a relationship with Henry?
(a) He is drinking too much.
(b) He is too violent.
(c) She is religious.
(d) She is too young.
11. What does Grace think of Henry?
(a) He is a good catch for Claire.
(b) He is a loafer.
(c) He is a genius.
(d) He is misdirected.
12. What does Myra say when Henry calls to ask her to run away with him, in Chapter 23?
(a) That she never wants to hear from him.
(b) That she'll never forgive him.
(c) That she's happily married.
(d) That it's too late for them.
13. Where does Henry stop, at the beginning of Chapter 21?
14. What does Henry remember about working with Joe?
(a) The smell of his shirt.
(b) Not being able to see him through the crops.
(c) Being afraid of doing something wrong.
(d) The sun on his stubble.
15. What augury does Henry find in the hotel, in the beginning of Chapter 13?
(a) Something about cats and water.
(b) Something about help from the hills.
(c) Something about death and transformation.
(d) Something about the river and time.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Henry ask Claire to do after the concert?
2. Who does Henry think about when he arrives in St. Louis?
3. What does Claire tell Henry she thinks about him?
4. What has Will given up farming for?
5. How long does Henry work as a forest ranger?
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