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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. How much money does O'Keefe give to Dangerfield?
(a) Six shillings.
(b) One pound.
(c) Three pounds.
(d) Three pence.
2. What is Dangerfield's financial situation?
(c) Nearly bankrupt.
(d) Just getting by.
3. Why do the other passengers on the train react to Dangerfield's appearance?
(a) He is not wearing any pants.
(b) His fly is open.
(c) He has chocolate all over his face.
(d) His coat is inside out.
4. Where does Dangerfield take Felicity?
(a) The circus.
(b) The grocery.
(c) The park.
(d) The toy store.
5. Why does Marion slap Dangerfield?
(a) He says she is fat.
(b) He has lipstick on his cheek.
(c) He tells her she is not a good mother.
(d) He insults her father.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Dangerfield buy in a store on the way home from the bus station?
2. Who is Dangerfield's daughter?
3. Who is the woman that Dangerfield meets in the park?
4. Why does O'Keefe envy Dangerfield's marriage?
5. Chris makes a meal of bacon and _________________.
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Dangerfield turn to Chris when he has wrecked the bar in a drunken state?
2. What is the result of Dangerfield's embarrassment about the train incident?
3. How do Dangerfield's behavioral traits undermine him in terms of money vs. pleasure?
4. What is at the core of Dangerfield's nasty behavior?
5. How can Dangerfield be called an escapist and how does Chris figure into his escaping?
6. Who is Kenneth O'Keefe and where does Dangerfield invite him to go in Chapter 1?
7. How do Dangerfield and Marion feel about living in the new house?
8. What does O'Keefe realize about Dangerfield when he loans Dangerfield money?
9. Why is Dangerfield so angry to learn that Marion has contacted his father?
10. What does Chris learn about Dangerfield and Marion's sex life and what does Dangerfield reveal about wanting to have sex with Chris?
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