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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What title is Billy given in Part 2, Chapter 9?
(a) Officer Strong.
(b) Lead Officer.
(c) Gas Officer.
(d) Tank Officer.
2. Where did Dr. Rivers complete a mission?
(b) Pearl Harbor.
(c) Canary Island.
(d) Island Petro.
3. Why was Dr. Rivers scared of scissors as a boy?
(a) He thought they cut body parts off.
(b) He was scared of shiny things.
(c) He was chased with them.
(d) He hated the sight of metal.
4. What does Billy do his last night in London?
(a) Visits Sarah.
(b) Attempts suicide.
(c) Goes out.
(d) Goes to church.
5. Billy is put on the line after how many weeks?
6. What month is it when Billy arrives in France?
7. What image does Dr. Rivers remember at the end of Part 1, Chapter 4?
(a) A cross on a hill.
(b) A dying soldier.
(c) A rose in the snow.
(d) A house of skulls.
8. Who does Ada live with?
(a) A housekeeper.
(b) Cynthia and Sarah.
(c) Her fiance.
9. What does Dr. Rivers feel for Billy?
(b) Fatherly affection.
10. What is the price for a white woman for sale?
(a) 80 pounds.
(b) 40 pounds.
(c) 100 pounds.
(d) 5 pounds.
11. Who does Billy run into prior to his medical exam?
(b) Dr. Rivers.
(c) His mother.
12. When was Dr. Rivers scared of scissors as a boy?
(a) Wrapping a gift.
(b) During a haircut.
(c) When his mother sewed.
(d) During a fight.
13. In Njiru, when can a widow be comforted after death?
(a) When a new ship comes to shore.
(b) Thirty days after death.
(c) When the conch shell is blown.
(d) When there is an eclipse.
14. What does Njiru cure a woman of in Dr. Rivers presence?
15. Where do the officers sleep in Part 2, Chapter 9?
(a) A hotel.
(b) The barracks.
(c) An abandoned barn.
(d) An abandoned house.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Billy try to hide from the doctor during his medical examination?
2. At the beginning of the novel, what is Billy afraid of becoming?
3. In Part 2, Chapter 9, what type of transportation does Billy take?
4. Who is Ethel to Catherine?
5. What does Dr. Rivers hear when returning Moffet to bed?
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