Explanation of Answers1. What was Rocky doing at the beginning of the conversation?
A. eating and drinking
Correct Answer (C). Ed said that Rocky was "holding the wall up," an expression that generally means that a person is standing leaning against the wall."
2. Rocky likes women who:
A. serve him hand and foot.
Correct Answer (A). To "serve hand and foot" creates the image of serving someone like they were royalty, and you were their servant following their every wish.
3. In addition to eating, Rocky feels his household chores include:
A. fixing the appliances like the TV and throwing out the trash.
Correct Answer (C). Rocky says: "Eat, watch TV, and throw out the trash."
4. Rocky acknowledges that his views on women:
A. were shaped by his own family life.
Correct Answer (C). Ed mentions a report that says that "40 percent of woman don't think their husbands do their share around the house, and you (Rocky) seem to fit into that mold."
5. From the conversation, what is the most likely scenario of events for the rest of the evening for Rocky?
A. He returns home alone and spends the night with his dog.
Correct Answer (A). Realizing he probably won't find a woman who will serve his every need, he feels resigned to spending his evenings eating TV dinners with his dog, Rusty.