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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Antonio's demeanor in the Italian house?
2. How does Ralph feel when he realizes that he is being poisoned?
(a) He is pensive.
(b) He is sad.
(c) He is outraged.
(d) He doesn't care.
3. What does Ralph have built in the Italian house as a wedding gift to Catherine?
(a) Modern bathrooms.
(b) A fountain.
(c) A safe.
(d) A library.
4. What does Catherine write to Ralph about regarding Antonio?
(a) She doesn't think he is Ralph's son.
(b) She needs more time to observe him.
(c) She wants to meet with him alone.
(d) She cannot persuade him to come home.
5. Which of the following is NOT a food Antonio indulges in on a regular basis?
6. Where did Catherine and Alice move after Catherine had saved a little bit of money?
7. What is a doctor's diagnosis of Ralph's condition?
(d) Cystic Fibrosis.
8. Most of Ralph's fortune comes from his business in which industry?
9. To whom does Ralph deed the farmhouse?
(c) The Larsens.
10. How does Antonio break up with Violet?
(a) He sends a letter.
(b) He takes her to dinner.
(c) He sends a note with a bouquet.
(d) He just moves away.
11. What does Ralph bring home to surprise Catherine one night?
(a) The jewels she had lost on the road.
(b) Diamond earrings.
(c) A fur coat.
(d) A new piano.
12. Who does Catherine visit when she goes to Chicago?
13. When did Antonio have sex with Catherine's sister?
(a) A few months ago.
(b) When Catherine was in Wisconsin.
(d) Years ago.
14. From what disease did Emilia die?
15. What does Antonio threaten to do if Catherine will not kill Ralph?
(a) Tell Ralph about having sex with Catherine.
(b) Kill Ralph himself.
(c) Track her down and kill her.
(d) Kill himself.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Catherine see descend toward Alice?
2. While in Chicago, Catherine gets items to treat Ralph from whom?
3. What is the only regret Ralph has as he faces death?
4. Catherine writes to ask Ralph if she may purchase ____________________.
5. What is the motif that is repeated throughout the story?
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