A Thousand Clowns Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Herb Gardner
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. When Albert comes to the door, how do Murray and Sandra know he is there?
(a) He shouts Murray's name.
(b) He rings the doorbell.
(c) He shouts Sandra's name.
(d) He knocks on the door.

2. Who warns Murray that "those people don't kid around"?
(a) Albert.
(b) Sandra.
(c) Arnold.
(d) Nick.

3. How is Nick related to Murray?
(a) Nephew.
(b) Uncle.
(c) Cousin.
(d) Son.

4. What does Murray do for <i>The Chuckles the Chipmunk Show</i>?
(a) He is a writer.
(b) He is a director.
(c) He is an editor.
(d) He is Chuckles the Chipmunk.

5. Why doesn't Nick go to school?
(a) He is sick.
(b) Murray tells him to stay home because Murray wants to go sightseeing.
(c) He is celebrating Irving R. Feldman's birthday.
(d) Because he slept in.

6. Who is the protagonist in <i>A Thousand Clowns</i>?
(a) Murray.
(b) Chuckles the Chipmunk.
(c) Irving R. Feldman.
(d) Nick.

7. What does Bubbles do when she is turned on?
(a) She plays music.
(b) Her hips wiggle and her breasts light up.
(c) She sings.
(d) Her eyes blink.

8. How old is Nick?
(a) 10.
(b) 13.
(c) 12.
(d) 11.

9. What is Murray ignoring that Nick finds out about?
(a) The weather announcement.
(b) Letters from Child Welfare.
(c) Phone calls from Arnold.
(d) The newspaper ads.

10. Sandra wants to rush to the bathroom but instead ends up where?
(a) Nick's bedroom.
(b) The fire escape.
(c) The kitchen.
(d) The closet.

11. What is Sandra's last name?
(a) Albert.
(b) Markowitz.
(c) Clement.
(d) Johnson.

12. Where does Murray joke about putting Nick's milk?
(a) In a shot glass.
(b) In a jug.
(c) In a bottle.
(d) In a dog dish.

13. What does Murray do when Albert and Sandra prepare to leave?
(a) He tells Albert to leave but Sandra to stay.
(b) He tells Nick to show them out.
(c) He apologizes.
(d) He opens the door for them.

14. Who is Murray's brother?
(a) He doesn't have a brother.
(b) Nick.
(c) Arnold.
(d) Albert.

15. What did last night's "work" leave behind?
(a) Her address and phone number.
(b) A towel.
(c) Her gloves.
(d) Her glasses.

Short Answer Questions

1. What family does Albert say that he and Sandra must visit?

2. As part of his morning routine, whom does Murray call?

3. What does Albert call Sandra in their private conversation?

4. What time is it as the first scene opens?

5. What does Nick leave to do after he lets Albert and Sandra in?

(see the answer keys)

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