The House Next Door Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Anne Rivers Siddons
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What company does Buck work for?
(a) Alamo Car Rentals.
(b) Computer Tech.
(c) Software Ingenuity.
(d) Alliant Energy.

2. What are Buddy and Lucas wearing then they are found embracing?
(a) Women's shoes.
(b) Nothing but a bedsheet.
(c) Nothing.
(d) Their party clothes.

3. What college did Colquitt attend?
(a) Vanderbilt.
(b) University of Southern California.
(c) Harvard.
(d) Princeton.

4. Who tells Colquitt the truth about why Anita spent eight months in the hospital?
(a) Walter.
(b) Virginia.
(c) Buck.
(d) Anita.

5. How long had Anita been in the hospital before moving to the house next door?
(a) One month.
(b) About a year.
(c) Three years.
(d) Around eight months.

6. What ailment strikes Matt Gladney at the housewarming party?
(a) A stroke.
(b) Indigestion.
(c) A brain aneurysm.
(d) A heart attack.

7. What does Colquitt offer to do to calm Pie's nerves before the housewarming party?
(a) Cook food.
(b) Arrive early.
(c) Treat her to a massage.
(d) Help her clean.

8. What peculiar question does Buck ask the Kennedys on the day they meet?
(a) Did anything strange happen in this house?
(b) Do you have a dog?
(c) Where can I find a good caterer?
(d) Have you folks got any children?

9. Who paid for the Harralson's house?
(a) Buddy's parents.
(b) Pie and Buddy.
(c) Buddy's firm.
(d) Pie's father.

10. What does Colquitt hold a degree in?
(a) English.
(b) History.
(c) Sociology.
(d) Communications.

11. What is the empty lot called before the Harralson house is built on it?
(a) The McIntyre lot.
(b) The woods.
(c) The neighborhood lot.
(d) The O'Neil lot.

12. According to the Prologue, what do the Kennedys plan to do if someone buys the house again?
(a) Move away.
(b) Burn it down.
(c) Pray for the new neighbors.
(d) Bomb it.

13. Whose appearance at Colquitt's dinner party upsets Anita?
(a) Kim.
(b) Charles.
(c) Duck.
(d) Foster Grant.

14. What kind of flowers does Colquitt take when she goes to meet the Sheehans for the first time?
(a) Yellow roses.
(b) Daisies.
(c) Rhododendrons.
(d) Purple iris.

15. While sitting in her den, who hears Pie's screams when the dead puppy is found?
(a) Anita.
(b) Colquitt.
(c) Virginia.
(d) Claire.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Kim say is the cause of the trouble that occurs at the Harralson's party?

2. In what month does Pie lose her baby?

3. What is the name of the family for whom Kim is attempting to design a house while the Harralson house is being built?

4. Who does Colquitt first compare Kim to?

5. Who finds the dead puppy?

(see the answer keys)

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