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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1: Chapters 3-5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Jack live after he moves out of his mother's house?
(a) A boarding house.
(b) A dorm.
(c) A hotel.
(d) An apartment.
2. Why does Wanda Jo put up with Jack's poor treatment of her?
(a) She is bored.
(b) She hopes that he will ask her to marry him.
(c) She doesn't know anyone else she wants to date.
(d) She has very low self esteem.
3. Who is the first person to notice the character in #2?
(a) Richard Blaine.
(b) Ralph Bird.
(c) Roger Carp.
(d) Ray Bowen.
4. What is the name of the town where the story takes place?
(a) Hot Springs.
5. Jack's father was a/an ____________________.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is the character who drives into town at the beginning of the novel?
2. Who does Jack date when he returns from the Army?
3. Instead of doing his homework like she did in high school, what does Wanda Jo do for Jack now?
4. Jack Burdette's crime had to do with _____________________.
5. What rumor about Jack spreads quickly in town when Jack returns from his trip?
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