Flowers for Algernon Standards-Based Test & Key. *PLEASE NOTE: this test is based on short story, not novel & is a CST Style , multiple choice test. 29 Question CST standards-based test & answer key created for 8th grade, but can be adapted for other levels. Please note this is the same test included in the Flowers for Algernon Study Guide, Questions, and Test Product included on my storefront. Multiple choice style test that can be adapted by adding essay questions, and short answer questions.