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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Bill go first after the hostage situation?
(a) To Ronny Lawton's estranged wife's place.
(b) To Chicago.
(c) To his place.
(d) To his family's small cottage.
2. What does the bumper sticker on Ronny's estranged wife's boyfriend's truck read?
(a) If you can read this then you are too close.
(b) Dangerous Driver!
(c) So many cats, so few recipies.
(d) Back off!
3. Who goes out with Bill to the tornado bunker?
(a) Sam and Pete.
(b) Ed and Sam.
(c) Ronny's estranged and her kid.
(d) Darlene and Ed.
4. Does Ronny Lawton survive the hostage situation?
(a) Yes, he escapes.
(b) Yes, he surrenders.
(c) No, he burns to death.
(d) No, he shoots himself.
5. Who does Bill go to see at the end of chapter 12?
(a) Ronny's estranged.
(b) Ronny Lawton
(c) Linda Carter.
6. Which well known news television program does Bill watch in chapter 13?
(a) Sixty Minutes.
(b) Larry King Live.
7. Who threatens Bill in chapter 14?
(c) Ronny Lawton.
8. What is left for Bill in the office in chapter 16?
9. Who does Bill take with him when he goes north?
(a) Ed and Darlene.
(c) Linda Carter.
(d) Ronny Lawton's estranged and her kid.
10. What arcade game is being played at the end of Chapter 18?
(b) Space Invaders.
(d) Pac Man.
11. Why does Ronny's estranged think that he will come after her?
(a) Because she is paranoid.
(b) Because Ronny is insane.
(c) Because he thinks she killed his father.
(d) Because he has beat her in the past.
12. What are Ronny's estranged and her son doing when Bill arrives in chapter 11?
(a) Playing in the sprinklers.
(b) Playing in the dirt.
(c) Playing in the hose.
(d) Playing in the plastic kiddy pool.
13. What does Bill find waiting for him when he gets home from work in chapter 10?
(b) A dog.
(c) An envelope.
(d) A package.
14. Where does Bill find Sam's body?
(a) In the shower.
(b) In his bed.
(c) In the living room.
(d) In his car.
15. What is "The Book of Wants?"
(a) A fiction book.
(b) A catalogue.
(c) A notebook.
(d) A coloring book.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is the other possible father of Ronny's estranged wife's kid?
2. Why does Ronny's estranged spank her son in chapter 11?
3. What story does Bill tell Ronny Lawton to keep him from acting rash?
4. Where does Bill fall asleep at the end of chapter 10?
5. How does Bill know that someone had been in the bunker recently?
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