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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. 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.
2. Who does Nick want to read about in Time Magazine?
(a) Sister Alma Edgar.
(b) Boris Becker.
(c) Steffi Graf.
(d) Klara Sax.
3. What subject did Albert Bronzini teach at Matt's school?
4. What is the cargo ship that has been sailing for two years carrying?
(a) Dead bodies.
(b) Nuclear explosives.
(c) Toxic waste.
5. What kind of company does Nick work for?
(a) A waste management company.
(b) An insurance company.
(c) A car company.
(d) A construction company.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Richard work?
2. Who does the author call the voice of the Giants?
3. What kind of ride do Nick and his wife enjoy in this section?
4. What is the season in chapter three?
5. What is Sue Ann Corcoran's job?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did Bobby Thompson's home run affect people?
2. How does Nick know Klara Sax?
3. What did Marian always want Nick to talk about?
4. How are Nick and Klara's lives different?
5. What do we find out about Nick's past in this section?
6. How do Matt and Nick's views on their father differ?
7. Why does Nick have his mother's surname instead of his father's?
8. Who was Albert Bronzini?
9. How does Cotter get into the baseball game without paying?
10. Who does Nick say Brian believes he is?
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