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In the beginning of the book, Holden is...

(A) Watching a football game
(B) Taking a train to New York
(C) at a psychiatric institution
(D) at a park
(C) at a psychiatric institution
What is the name of the school Holden is attending at the beginning of his story?

(A) The Whooton School
(B) Pencey Prep
(C) Dougwood High
(D) Elkton Hills
(B) Pencey Prep
Holden was forced to return early to school from New York because

(A) His parents caught him in their apartment
(B) He lost the fencing team’s equipment
(C) He wanted to see the football game
(D) He needed to see Mr. Spencer
(B) He lost the fencing team’s equipment
What item of clothing did Holden buy during the team’s trip to New York?
(A) A hound’s-tooth jacket
(B) A red hunting hat
(C) A brown derby
(D) A pink leisure suit
(B) A red hunting hat
Holden describes Stradlater as a(n)
(A) “Anal-retentive neat-freak”
(B) “Guy whose mess you don’t mind”
(C) “Clean and nice roommate”
(D) “Secret slob”
(D) “Secret slob”
Holden tries to punch Stradlater after
(A) Stradlater wouldn't answer Holden’s questions about his date
(B) Stradlater attacks him
(C) Stradlater brags about sex
(D) Stradlater rips his jacket
(A) Stradlater refuses to answer Holden’s questions about his date
Holden remembers the way Jane Gallagher used to
(A) eats her pasta
(B) Play checkers
(C) Write stories
(D) Ride her bike
(B) Play checkers
Back in New York, the first person Holden tries to invite for a drink is
(A) A cab driver
(B) Faith Cavendish
(C) Carl Luce
(D) Sally Hayes
(A) A cab driver
Holden wonders about the fate of which animals in Central Park?
(A) squirrels in the Meadow
(B) goats in the Zoo
(C) dogs in the park
(D) ducks in the lagoon
(D) ducks in the lagoon
After Holden checks into his room at the Edmont Hotel, what does he see out of his window?
(A) A parade
(B) ducks flying away from the Central Park lagoon
(C) Some sex acts going on in other rooms of the hotel
(D) Jane Gallagher flirting with Stradlater
(C) Some sex acts going on in other rooms of the hotel
According to Holden, he knew he was happy when he was
(A) Holding hands with Jane
(B) flunk out of school
(C) Fooling “phonies” with lies
(D) Listening to Ernie play piano
(A) Holding hands with Jane
The elevator operator at the Edmont offers to get Holden
(A) Drugs
(B) breakfast
(C) A prostitute
(D) Movie tickets
(C) A prostitute
Holden admits he can’t sleep with Sunny because
(A) He’s a virgin
(B) He loves her
(C) He's upset of his mother's death
(D) He’s just had an operation on his “clavichord”
(D) He’s just had an operation on his “clavichord”
After Maurice hits Holden in the crotch, what does Holden do?
(A) He keeps on insulting Maurice which made Maurice keep on beating him up.
(B) He punches Maurice in the face
(C) He falls to the floor, cursing at Sunny
(D) He cries
(A) He keeps on insulting Maurice which made Maurice keep on beating him up.
After his incident with Maurice, Holden
(A) Calls the cops
(B) Calls Jane Gallagher
(C) Pretends he’s a movie character who has been shot
(D) Gets drunk
(C) Pretends he’s a movie character who has been shot
At breakfast, Holden is surprised that the nun
(A) Eats fatty foods
(B) Likes Romeo and Juliet
(C) Has no manners
(D) Is married
(B) Likes Romeo and Juliet
17. What does Holden buy for Phoebe?
(A) A book
(B) An autographed photograph of Robert Donat
(C) A record titled “Little Shirley Beans”
(D) Yellow shoes
(C) A record titled “Little Shirley Beans”
According to Holden, what is “the best thing” about the Museum of Natural History?
(A) “That everything always stayed right where it was”
(B) “That no goddam phonies ever went there”
(C) “That this one crazy Indian always reminds [him] of Allie”
(D) “That the birds look exactly like the ducks in the lagoon”
(A) “That everything always stayed right where it was”
As Holden predicted, Sally is excited to
(A) Talk about their futures
(B) discuss their problems and emotions
(C) See the Lunts
(D) Listen to “Little Shirley Beans”
(C) See the Lunts
Although Phoebe’s real middle name is “Josephine,” she signs her name as
(A) Phoebe Weatherfield Caulfield
(B) Phoebe Allie Caulfield
(C) Phoebe Benedict Arnold Caulfield
(D) Phoebe Anne Caulfield
(A) Phoebe Weatherfield Caulfield
Phoebe chastises Holden because, in her mind, he
(A) Smokes too many cigarettes
(B) Dates terrible women
(C) Is mean to her
(D) Doesn’t like anything
(D) Doesn’t like anything
What or who is the “Catcher in the Rye”?
(A) Holden’s dream job
(B) Phoebe’s favorite stuffed animal
(C) An old college buddy of Holden’s father
(D) A book that Holden used to read
(A) Holden’s dream job
Just before he leaves her room, Phoebe gives Holden
(A) A homemade card
(B) A record she had bought for him
(C) Her Christmas money
(D) A new red hunting hat
(C) Her Christmas money
Holden leaves Mr. Antolini’s apartment because
(A) Mr. Antolini's drunk
(B) He feels sick
(C) He thinks Mr. Antolini made a pass at him
(D) Mr. Antolini kicked him out
(C) He thinks Mr. Antolini made a pass at him
As he prepares to leave New York City, Holden repeatedly encounters
(A) Mr. Antolini
(B) Vulgarity scrawled on walls
(C) His brother’s ghost
(D) Ackley and Stradlater
(B) Vulgarity scrawled on walls