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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. Why does Lundy think there were 20,000 empty seats at the Dodger Giants World Series game?
(a) They had been abducted by aliens.
(b) People sensed something was happening on the other side of the world.
(c) The world is about to go through a recession.
(d) People thought the world wasn't going to last beyond the game.
2. What has Marvin hired people to examine in order to find out what happened to the baseball?
(a) The celebrations on the field after the game.
(b) Photos of people leaving the stadium.
(c) Photos of the left field stands.
(d) Different baseballs from the 1950s.
3. What is the name of the Jackie Gleason program Nick's mother likes to watch?
(a) The Moonies.
(b) The Honeymooners.
(c) Friendly Neighbors.
(d) I Love Lucy.
4. Which one of the following celebrities are at the game?
(a) Frank Sinatra.
(b) Fatty Arbuckle.
(c) Charlie Chaplin.
(d) Dean Martin.
5. What does Brian want to talk about instead of baseball?
(b) The Second World War.
(d) The Cold War.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the nuns find for Ismael?
2. What does Matt think has happened to their father?
3. Why can Sister Alma Edgar no longer teach?
4. How does Nick daughter's life change in this section?
5. Who does Glassic say has the baseball from the Bobby Thomson game?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do people in Phoenix think about Nick's roots?
2. Why does Nick say his mother likes Jackie Gleason so much?
3. How does Cotter get into the baseball game without paying?
4. What problems does Edgar Hoover have with his appearance?
5. Why does Nick think his mother should move to Phoenix?
6. How did Nick's son change after the LA riots?
7. How did Bobby Thompson's home run affect people?
8. What do we find out about Nick's past in this section?
9. In what way are the men in the bar Nick and Sims go to all hair?
10. What did Marian always want Nick to talk about?
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