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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did Monty recoil from when watching the Wild Mustang Race in Chapter 1, The Call of the Wild Horses?
(a) The money.
(b) The police.
(c) The speed.
(d) The cruelty.
2. One day when Monty's father hit him in Chapter 3, East of Eden, Monty did what?
(a) Punched him in the face.
(b) Choked him.
(c) Backed him against a wall.
(d) Grabbed him by the hair.
3. What kind tutor with a 1940s hairstyle was Monty's babysitter and also his teacher?
(a) Mr. George Stevens.
(b) Mrs. Gertrude Warner.
(c) Judge Myron Weatherby.
(d) Miss Marguerite Parsons.
4. What event was part of the Salinas Rodeo during Monty's childhood?
(a) The Mayor's Chicken Catch.
(b) The Wild Horse Race.
(c) The Backward Mule Ride.
(d) The Hungry Hog Race.
5. How old was Monty when he married?
6. What psychological disorder did Hastings Harcourt suffer from?
(a) Bipolar Disorder.
(c) Borderline Personality Disorder.
7. Monty's family's friend had what position on the set of "East of Eden"?
(a) Third HC.
(b) First AD.
(c) Second NR.
(d) Fifth AB.
8. What had actually injured Monty to the point of being hospitalized when he was a child in Chapter 2, Growing Up with Horses?
(a) A train.
(b) A car.
(c) His father.
9. How many children did Monty and his wife have?
10. "Sand-castle syndrome" indicates that someone gets joy in creating something then what?
(a) Doubling it.
(b) Destroying it.
(c) Forgetting it.
(d) Enhancing it.
11. Monty's mother was the oldest of how many children?
12. What did Monty never see any of from his film work?
(a) The movies.
(b) His co-stars.
(c) The directors.
(d) His earnings.
13. Who helped Monty with rent money in Chapter 3, East of Eden?
(a) His mother.
(b) His father.
(c) A kind stranger.
(d) His girlfriend.
14. How long did Monty spend alone with the wild horses when he was fourteen?
(a) Two years.
(b) A few weeks.
(c) A year.
(d) A few days.
15. What was the name of the medium brown horse with a white dot between his eyes that Monty met in Chapter 2, Growing Up with Horses?
(c) Eye patch.
Short Answer Questions
1. What role did Hastings Harcourt ask Monty to hold at the thoroughbred facility in Chapter 4, The Sand-Castle Syndrome?
2. Where did Monty go to look for wild horses at age fourteen?
3. In what year in Chapter 2, Growing Up with Horses did Monty's family have to leave their home?
4. How old was Monty when World War II ended?
5. How old was Monty when he met Hastings Harcourt?
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