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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does GIGO mean?
(a) God is God outside
(b) good is good often
(c) garbage in, garbage out
(d) going in going out
2. How many questions about Simon did Og mumble to himself as he walked into his office in Chapter 3?
3. Why did Og stop going to church?
(a) he left for college
(b) his father died
(c) his dog ran away
(d) his mother died
4. What did Simon ask Og about miracles?
(a) who was a modern miracle worker
(b) if he really believed in miracles
(c) what was the greatest one ever done
(d) why miracles didn't happen
5. Where does Simon invite Og the second time they meet?
(a) to a restaurant
(b) to the movie theater
(c) to a bar
(d) to his apartment
6. What did Og say a miracle was?
(a) the earth being alive
(b) God changing a life
(c) good sherry
(d) the ability to change a law of nature
7. What does Simon do in his life?
(a) he's retired
(b) he writes books
(c) helps people
(d) he practices law
8. When Simon called over to Og, who did he quote?
(a) Thomas Moore
(b) Robert Frost
(c) Thomas Carlyle
(d) George Washington
9. What does Simon say many people are?
(b) part of the living dead
10. Simon tells Og there are not enough ragpickers. Why is that?
(a) the huge population of humans on the junk pile
(b) most people don't have the ability
(c) most people don't have time to be one
(d) most people don't want to be on
11. What was Simon doing the first time Og saw him?
(a) feeding pigeons
(b) eating lunch
(c) making a speech
(d) walking a dog
12. What does Og do for a living?
(a) he's a banker
(b) he's an editor
(c) he's a stockbroker
(d) he's a writer
13. What apartment number was Simon's?
14. Where was Simon standing when Og first saw him?
(a) in the foyer
(b) in a pond
(c) on a road
(d) in the snow
15. Why did Simon think people could change their lives?
(a) we are human
(b) we are all smart
(c) we can ask for help
(d) we all have the innate ability
Short Answer Questions
1. How did the gate at Og's building open?
2. What happened to Bible sales when the book, "Magnificent Obsession" was published?
3. Why did Og have a difficult time getting in the gate?
4. Who picked Og off the junk pile sixteen years previously?
5. What did Simon say caused living death?
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