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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. Who threatens Horn when he's on television?
(a) Ben Toy.
(b) Johnboy Terrell.
(d) Bert Poole.
2. What does Horn's adviser instruct Horn to do in order to receive more votes?
(a) Cut his hair.
(b) Visit more white neighborhoods.
(c) Speak differently.
(d) Buy a different wardrobe.
3. What does one of Ochs's articles for the newspaper he works for receive?
(a) Local attention.
(b) National attention.
(c) A national award.
(d) World attention.
4. What does Oona assure Ochs about Berryman?
(a) He is still alive.
(b) He has not contacted her.
(c) He will not be returning to the beach house.
(d) He is on the run.
5. Who is Oona Quinn in relation to Berryman?
(a) His sister.
(b) His girlfriend.
(c) His wife.
(d) His friend.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Ochs contacted by due to his newspaper articles?
2. Who is hired by a local cop in Philadelphia to kill Berryman?
3. What is the name of the hairstyle Horn is known for?
4. Who does Berryman see several times in Nashville that causes him to take an interest in this person?
5. When is Berryman said to have traveled to Nashville?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Horn is on television?
2. Why does Ochs appear cautious of Oona after hearing her stories about her involvement with Berryman and the plan to murder Horn?
3. What events take place when Berryman arrives in Nashville before Horn's murder?
4. Why is Berryman's visit to Texas important to the story?
5. What does Ochs wonder about Oona after hearing her stories involving the murder of Horn?
6. What happens when Berryman goes to Bert Poole's house?
7. Why does Ochs go to Thomas Berryman's house, and how does he describe Oona Quinn?
8. What happens at the country club that gives readers a stronger understanding of the plot to kill Horn?
9. Why is the letter Ochs receives due to his newspaper articles so important to the story?
10. Who is Oona Quinn?
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