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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Claire agree to meet Henry?
(a) Stump Creek.
(b) St. Louis.
(c) Glenwood Springs.
(d) New York.
2. How is Henry's health when he arrives in St. Louis?
(b) He has aches and pains, but nothing major.
(c) A little queasy.
(d) Not good.
3. Why does Claire say she cannot have a relationship with Henry?
(a) He is drinking too much.
(b) She is too young.
(c) He is too violent.
(d) She is religious.
4. What does Myra ask Henry to do for her?
(a) Give her money.
(b) Help her find the father.
(c) Help her get an abortion.
(d) Act as the father to the baby she's pregnant with.
5. How long is Henry determined to work for?
(a) As little as possible.
(b) Three days a week.
(c) The rest of a long life.
(d) Six months a year.
6. Where does Henry go after the funeral?
(a) Back to the West.
(b) He stayed on the farm.
(c) To Myra.
(d) To New York.
7. Where does Myra go to when she leaves Henry?
(a) Washington, D.C.
(c) New York.
8. What is Henry surprised to find on the land?
(a) Telephone poles.
(d) Man-made lakes.
9. What does Will say when Henry asks him why he threw the thing into Joe's grave?
(a) He wanted Joe to have it.
(b) He didn't want to see the thing around.
(c) He knew that Joe wouldn't want anyone else to have it.
(d) He saved all the working parts from the thing.
10. Where does Bat Lanahan find Henry a job?
(a) The Highway Department.
(b) The Department of Public Works.
(c) The Education Department.
(d) The Welfare Department.
11. Where does Claire go to college?
(a) University of California.
(b) Reed College.
(c) Wesleyan College.
(d) Smith College.
12. What does the preacher talk about at Joe's funeral?
(a) Joe's good character.
(b) Joe's lack of faith.
(c) Joe's debts.
(d) Joe's infidelities.
13. What does Will throw into Joe's grave?
(a) Joe's pipe.
(b) Joe's pocketknife.
(c) Joe's chainsaw.
(d) Joe's hand radio.
14. Where are Henry and Claire married?
(a) Mt. Rushmore.
(c) The Grand Canyon.
(d) Muir Woods.
15. What does Will find when he returns from the war?
(a) His parents dead and gone.
(b) Henry in jail.
(c) The farm in ruins.
(d) His girlfriend married.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Henry think might break down before the truck does?
2. What does Henry say he is bringing to Will?
3. How is Solstice looking, at the beginning of Chapter 21?
4. Who is the father of Myra's baby?
5. What draws Will's attention to Joe?
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