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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 8 - 11.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When Ben checks his watch six hours after the crash in the opening of Chapter 5, what time is it?
(a) 10:00 a.m.
(b) 3:23 a.m.
(c) 2:45 p.m.
(d) 4:47 a.m.
2. What mountains does Ben describe in Chapter 11 as having become "our thing too" when dictating to his wife (95)?
(a) The Appalachians.
(b) The Rockies.
(c) The Cascades.
(d) The Sierras.
3. In Ben's freshman year, he won the 400-meter dash in what time?
(a) 60.2 seconds.
(b) 59.3 seconds.
(c) 39.8 seconds.
(d) 50.9 seconds.
4. To his knowledge, how many times did Ben's father come to see him run while Ben was in college?
(a) Three times.
5. Ben says in Chapter 11, "I look back on college and I think those were" what (94)?
(a) "A constant struggle."
(b) "The easiest of times."
(c) "Some of the best days."
(d) "The hardest times."
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Ben live?
2. What class in school did Ben begin taking in order to be in the same class with his future wife, according to the narrative in Chapter 4?
3. What activity brought Ben and his wife together?
4. On what day of the week is Ben's flight set to depart in Chapter 1?
5. What was Ben's wife's maiden name?
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