A Gentleman in Moscow Quiz | Eight Week Quiz D

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 3: “1930” — “An Afternoon Assignation”.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Of the ballroom, the narrator says in Book 1: "An Assembly," "Of course, there is now much more canvas than cashmere in the room, more gray than gold. But is the patch on the elbow really that much different from" what?
(a) "The crown on the head?"
(b) "The epaulette on the shoulder?"
(c) "The sceptor and the crown?"
(d) "The suit and tie?"

2. At what time does the narrator describe Count Rostov being escorted through the gates of the Kremlin onto Red Square in Book 1: "1922: An Ambassador"?
(a) 6:30.
(b) 5:30.
(c) 8:30.
(d) 7:30.

3. When was Anna Ubanova discovered in a regional theater on the outskirts of Odessa, according to the narrator in Book 3: "An Afternoon Assignation"?
(a) 1917.
(b) 1919.
(c) 1923.
(d) 1921.

4. When did the Hotel Metropol first open its doors, according to the narrator in Book 1: "An Appointment"?
(a) 1905.
(b) 1880.
(c) 1890.
(d) 1911.

5. In what room of the hotel has the Count met with Anna in Book 3: "An Afternoon Assignation"?
(a) Suite 215.
(b) Suite 412.
(c) Suite 317.
(d) Suite 311.

Short Answer Questions

1. How much money does the lieutenant lose in the narrator's story of the princess's birthday party in Book 2: "1926: Adieu"?

2. What Shakespearean play does the author allude to when describing the Count's appointment in Book 1: "An Appointment"?

3. In Book 3: "Arachne's Art," the author uses a simile in describing Emile. It is stated, "If the kitchen of the Boyarsky is an orchestra and Emile its conductor, then his chopping knife is" what?

4. Who is the statue of that sits outside the door of room 316 of the Hotel Metropole?

5. What is Mr. Halecki's first name?

(see the answer key)

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