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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 1-3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. At which institution does Alice teach English in her mid-twenties?
(a) Wellesley College.
(b) New York University.
(c) Hofstra Universtity.
(d) Yale University.
2. What is Alice's reasoning for agreeing to be photographed in a fashion issue of a magazine?
(a) Alice thinks it helps her parents receive better treatment by the nurses at the nursing home where they live.
(b) Alice thinks it is a good way to make money.
(c) Alice thinks it helps her launch a modeling career.
(d) Alice thinks it helps her husband receive better reviews of his work by critics.
3. How many siblings does Alice have?
(a) Alice has a brother and a sister.
(b) Alice has a twin sister.
(c) Alice has two sisters.
(d) None, Alice is an only child.
4. What is Alice's maiden name?
5. According to Calvin, what leads to his success in courting Alice?
(a) His pipe smoking and fame as a writer.
(b) His dumb luck and one or two deliberate moves.
(c) His reluctance to speak.
(d) His dumb luck and good looks.
Short Answer Questions
1. In chapter two, how does Calvin characterize his behavior during his second meeting with Alice?
2. What is the name of the Calvin's eldest daughter?
3. Of the following, which does Calvin NOT list among those Alice frequently takes care of?
4. When does Calvin read the obituary of Dick Francis' wife?
5. In the days when he is renovating his home, Trillin has this quote above his typewriter.
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