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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Noah like to do in the morning?
(a) Go out on the water.
(b) Make breakfast.
(c) Have a bath.
(d) Read poetry.
2. What is found to have been blown over in the storm in "An Unexpected Visitor"?
(a) A rocking chair.
(b) Noah's clothes line.
(c) A fence.
(d) Two pine trees.
3. What does Allie say she remembers most about the summer she and Noah spent together when they were younger?
(d) Making love.
4. Why doesn't Allie call Lon?
(a) He should be in court.
(b) She is afraid to hear his voice.
(c) He is angry with her.
(d) She does not know what to say to him.
5. What did Allie's mother travel to New Bern for?
(a) To join Allie on her shopping trip.
(b) To visit an old friend.
(c) To warn Allie that Lon was coming.
(d) To take Allie back to Raleigh.
Short Answer Questions
1. What are Allie and Noah doing when they hear the knock at the door in "An Unexpected Visitor"?
2. What does Allie wear to her noon meeting with Noah in "Kayaks and Forgotten Dreams"?
3. Where does Allie see Lon's car parked at the inn?
4. How did Allie's mother always feel about Noah?
5. How does Allie feel about being nude in Noah's bedroom?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Noah give Allie the last time they saw each other before their fourteen-year separation?
2. What did Noah miss most when he lived up north?
3. In "Kayaks and Forgotten Dreams", what does Allie say her Wednesdays are usually like?
4. Why didn't Allie send Noah the letters she had written over the years?
5. Which of Noah's letters does Allie choose to read when she is sitting in her car at the inn?
6. What did Noah say in his good-bye letter to Allie?
7. Who does Allie see on the drive back to the inn that reminds her of Noah?
8. How does Noah feel when he sees Allie arrive at his house in "Kayaks and Forgotten Dreams"?
9. What does Noah think as he watches Allie's mother leave his house?
10. What are Allie's reasons for deciding not to leave Lon?
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