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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do the Old Man and his friend do to Bobby after he shoots the animal?
(a) Stick his head into the animal's entrails.
(b) Beat him up and steal his catch.
(c) Congratulate him and give him a beer.
(d) Laugh at him and eat his food.
2. Who is Miss Lottie?
(a) Bobbie's stepmother.
(b) Bobbie's schoolteacher.
(c) Bobbie's aunt.
(d) Bobbie's grandmother.
3. What does the Old Man talk to Bobby about as they walk along the wet sea?
4. What does Miss Lottie cook for supper in Chapter 12?
5. What does the Old Man think that they should go to and get out of the women's hair in Chapter 10?
(a) His mansion.
(b) Beachfront shack.
(c) His cellar.
(d) His sailboat.
6. How many people go on the trip that the Old Man plans?
7. What damage will the Old Man and Bobby work on repairing in Chapter 11?
8. What time does the Old Man consider special and valuable?
(a) Man time.
(b) Loafing time.
(c) Eating time.
(d) Chess time.
9. What does the Old Man say that Bobby has to practice in order to use the gun in Chapter 1?
(a) Rifle practice.
(c) Bullet shooting.
(d) Gun safety.
10. How many dogs does Bobby take with him on his first hunting trip in Chapter 7?
11. In whose home does Bobby spend the summers and holidays?
(a) Mother's house.
(b) Stepmother's house.
(c) Grandparents' house.
(d) Father's house.
12. What do Bobby and the Old Man hunt in October and give to various people?
13. What does Bobby love about the black church meetings?
(a) Preaching and praying.
(b) Music and watching people in the Spirit.
(c) Dancing and fighting.
(d) Spirit movement.
14. What animal was NOT shot during the hunt in Chapter 9?
15. What kind of gun does Bobby receive in Chapter 1?
(d) 45 mm.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who cries after the hunt?
2. What does Bobby shoot in Chapter 7?
3. Who fails to shoot the animal during the hunt in Chapter 6 and is ashamed?
4. What does the Old Man teach Bobby to check about the gun?
5. Where is the house located that Bobby stays in during the summer?
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