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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does George Rayber do for a living?
(a) He is a mechanic.
(b) He is a pastor.
(c) He is a lawyer.
(d) He is a teacher.
2. What does Francis tell Rayber he will do with Bishop before he kills him?
(a) Baptize him.
(b) Put him to sleep.
(c) Take care of him.
(d) Give him rest.
3. Who buried Mason's body?
(a) Buford Munson.
(b) Mason's body was never recovered.
(c) George Rayber.
(d) Francis Tarwater.
4. Which of Mason's relatives was considered to be an evil drunk incapable of being saved?
(a) His sister.
(b) His father.
(c) His brother.
(d) His mother.
5. Who claims that Rayber's ears are "deaf to the Holy word"?
6. Where does the first truck driver tell Francis he belongs when he drops him off at the side of the road?
(a) The Loonie Bin.
(b) The Crazy Shack.
(c) The Nut House.
(d) The Booby Hatch.
7. Which of the following Biblical stories does Francis think about after his sexual assault?
(a) The creation of man and animals.
(b) Leading the lamb to the slaughter.
(c) Jonah being swallowed into the belly of a whale.
(d) Feeding the multitude with bread and fish.
8. What emotion is Rayber overcome with when he stoops down to tie Bishop's shoelaces at the Science Museum?
9. Which of the following characters shouted these words: "The prophet I raise up out of this boy will burn your eyes clean!" ?
(a) Mason Tarwater.
(b) George Rayber.
(c) Bernice Bishop.
(d) Francis Tarwater.
10. What is Francis' first impression of Rayber?
(a) That he is a wimp.
(b) That he is a heathen.
(c) That he is a prophet.
(d) That he is a kind man.
11. How old was George Rayber when Mason kidnapped him?
(a) He was an infant.
(b) He was a toddler.
(c) He was a child.
(d) He was a teenager.
12. What does Francis drink until he is drunk after Mason's death?
(a) Rye beer.
13. In what state did Mason Tarwater live?
14. When Francis leaves the woods for the last time, what does he promise himself that he will do with his life?
(a) Become a father.
(b) Become a school teacher.
(c) Become a prophet.
(d) Become an astronaut.
15. What lie did Mason repeatedly tell Francis about his mother?
(a) That she was a Satan worshipper.
(b) That she was still alive.
(c) That she had abandoned him.
(d) That she was a whore.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the man who attacks Francis slip him drugs?
2. How long did Mason Tarwater spend in the mental institution before his release?
3. Why did Mason kidnap Francis?
4. What does Francis set fire to before returning to the city?
5. Who does Francis think is speaking to him when he hears the voice of his "friend" in his ear?
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