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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the name of the black woman who works for the Cage family?
2. How long before the story begins does Penn Cage's wife die?
(a) Seven months.
(b) Two months.
(c) Ten months.
(d) Five months.
3. How much time passes before Presley begins talking about Hillman's murder?
(a) Ten years.
(b) Twenty years.
(c) Fifteen years.
(d) Twenty-five years.
4. Who tells Penn that there are files in the basement?
(a) The janitor.
(b) The night watchman.
(c) The secretary.
(d) The sheriff.
5. While Penn was still in high school, who often worked for the father of the girl Penn was involved with?
(a) Austin Mackey.
(b) Ray Presley.
(c) Leo Marston.
(d) Delano Payton.
6. As Penn and his interviewer discuss racism in the south, how does Penn react?
7. What is the name of Penn Cage's daughter?
8. Who drives Penn home from the fundraising party?
9. Who does the person following Penn believe was responsible for the murder of Payton?
(a) Sam Jacobs.
(b) Shad Johnson.
(c) John Portman.
(d) Leo Marston.
10. According to Tom, who had Tom told about Ellen's rape in his office?
(a) Leo Marston.
(b) Ray Presley.
(c) Riley Warren.
(d) Don Hillman.
11. What does one of the Hanratty brothers periodically send to Penn?
12. Of what is Penn accused by the woman who throws a drink in his face?
(a) Ruining her daughter's life.
(b) Ruining her husband's life.
(c) Ruining her life.
(d) Ruining her son's life.
13. What is the occupation of Penn Cage's father?
(a) An attorney.
(b) A doctor.
(c) An accountant.
(d) An author.
14. Who does Penn Cage meet on the airplane as Penn is flying to his hometown?
15. When the two women tell Penn the story of Payton's murder, how does Penn react?
(a) Penn is sympathetic.
(b) Penn is contrite.
(c) Penn is in denial.
(d) Penn is outraged.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the story initially describe Ray Presley?
2. What is the name of Penn Cage's mother?
3. Who picks up Penn and his daughter from the airport?
4. When Penn has a dream that someone is trying to tell him something, whom does Penn see in his dream?
5. What is the name of the FBI agent that has helped Penn in the past?
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