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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What item does Kenneth claim to need when asked by the storekeep?
(b) Nail file.
(c) Tire pump.
(d) Chocolate bar.
2. With whom does Sylder live?
(a) His wife.
(b) His son.
(c) Two dogs.
(d) His daughter.
3. Kenneth asks the storekeep for the distance to what city?
4. How much did John Wesley earn for the dead chickenhawk?
(a) One dollar.
(b) Fifty cents.
(c) Seventy-five cents.
(d) Twenty-five cents.
5. How much time has passed since the last section of the novel?
(a) Six weeks.
(b) Six months.
(c) Six years.
(d) Six days.
6. What had John Wesley bought from a storekeep some time ago?
(c) Tire iron.
(d) Animal traps.
7. What frightens the orchard keeper in the woods?
(b) The click of a shotgun.
(c) A lantern light coming closer.
(d) A rustling noise coming from the pit.
8. What happens to Sylder's car on the way to Maryville?
(a) The wipers won't work.
(b) A tire goes flat.
(c) The tailpipe falls off.
(d) It runs out of gas.
9. What is the result of Sylder's crash?
(a) His car is totalled.
(b) He is severely wounded.
(c) He is killed instantly.
(d) He drives away.
10. How old is Sylder at the beginning of this section?
11. With what does the man hit Sylder?
(a) A chain.
(b) His fist.
(c) A tire jack.
(d) A tree branch.
12. Why had Sylder once blasted his wall with a shotgun?
(a) He thought a cat was sneaking up on him.
(b) He thought he saw a robber.
(c) He was tired of watching the TV and shot it.
(d) His gun went off accidentally.
13. What does the orchard keeper do with a knife?
(a) Whittles a pipe.
(b) Circumcises the shotgun shells.
(c) Peels an apple.
(d) Stabs an intruder.
14. What kind of animal does John Wesley scare away while hunting?
15. Who is Kenneth Rattner's son?
(a) John William.
(b) John Warner.
(c) John Wesley.
(d) James Ashely.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Sylder kill the man?
2. Where does Sylder dispose of the dead body?
3. What does Sylder do after he is fired?
4. What kind of car did Sylder crash?
5. Who do Sylder and June question at the Green Fly Inn?
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