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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Blacklick?
(a) A local restaurant.
(b) A rival team.
(c) A hunting ground.
(d) A nearby town.
2. What response does Henry get when he calls Melanie?
(a) They have a bittersweet conversation about their past together.
(b) He is rebuffed.
(c) She invites him over.
(d) She wants to fight with him.
3. How long does Henry ask Myra to suspend judgment for?
(a) A month.
(b) A year.
(c) Two weeks.
(d) Six months.
4. Who is Red Ginter?
(a) A boy's father.
(b) One of the stars on their team.
(c) A star on the rival's team.
(d) A local boy Henry and his brother choose for their team.
5. What does Henry's mother see in Henry's personality?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Jenny?
2. What happened to Henry the summer when he was 15?
3. Who gave Henry his first ride?
4. What kind of school does Henry Lightcap attend?
5. What does Henry remember, in Chapter 2?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Henry calls in to work?
2. What do Henry's parents say about him?
3. How does Henry fall in love with the West?
4. Describe Henry's visit with Bildad.
5. What is Henry's plan when he sets out on his trip?
6. How does Henry get across the country without much money?
7. Describe Will's decision to fight in WWII and its effect on the family.
8. What does Henry think about Albuquerque when he stops there?
9. When and why does Henry begin hitchhiking?
10. What is Henry's routine for his road trip?
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