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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. Where does Tony go when he leaves the house?
(a) A motel.
(b) His office.
(c) His buddy's house.
(d) His mother's house.
2. What is Dillon's last name?
3. On which young man does Jackie have a crush?
(a) Tom Kolwiecki.
(b) Tom Kolson.
(c) Tom Kavanaugh.
(d) Tom Kerrigan.
4. Rachel tells Dillon that they can't become romantically involved because _____________________.
(a) they are first cousins.
(b) she is not interested in him.
(c) they come from different classes.
(d) her parents forbid it.
5. Which U.S. President is killed while Dillon is in prison?
(a) President Kennedy.
(b) President Johnson.
(c) President Garfield.
(d) President Roosevelt.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Rachel's relationship with Fred end?
2. What does Rachel want to become?
3. What event does Rachel's mother always listen to on the radio?
4. What is the river that runs through the region where the story takes place?
5. What is Rachel's last name?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do Dillon's disappointments by people he idolizes impact his behavior?
2. How do Carrie and Fiona differ in their opinions about a romantic relationship between Dillon and Rachel?
3. What reasons do Dillon and Fiona have for not wanting Rachel to go away to nursing school?
4. What secret does Rachel keep from Dillon that plays a large part in her decision to live with Arthur Lee?
5. How does Tony treat Jackie when Rachel takes her very ill mother to the hospital?
6. What makes Rachel ultimately surrender to her love for Dillon?
7. Why does Rachel stay in her unhappy marriage with Tony?
8. What are Dillon's feelings for Rachel and why does she try to keep him at a distance?
9. How is Jackie like her mother in that she falls in love with a man she cannot have?
10. Who is the father of Rachel's baby and why does she refrain from making her love for Dillon public?
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