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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 1-3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. According to Calvin, which of the following best describes Alice at age fifty?
(a) Alice looks just like her mother.
(b) Alice looks young for her age and still attracts men.
(c) Alice looks older than she is, due to her illness.
(d) Alice looks like a dietitian in sensible shoes.
2. In what year does Alice die?
3. What is Alice's mother doing for a living when she meets Alice's father?
(a) Alice's mother is a model.
(b) Alice's mother is a novelist.
(c) Alice's mother is a teacher.
(d) Alice's mother is a secretary.
4. Which phrase best characterizes the relationship that Alice has with her parents?
(a) Alice's parents solve all of her problems for her.
(b) Alice admires her parents and models her own parenting style on theirs.
(c) Alice is spoiled. She is the center of her parent's lives.
(d) Alice acts as caretaker to her parents.
5. What is the first thing that strikes Calvin about Alice when he sees her for the first time?
(a) Alice is opinionated.
(b) Alice looks more alive than anyone he sees.
(c) Alice is talkative.
(d) Alice is so very pretty.
Short Answer Questions
1. What reasons does Calvin give for stating that "Alice doesn't look like who she is"?
2. How does Calvin characterize his father-in-law?
3. At the end of chapter three, Calvin describes an event in Alice's life that takes her by surprise. What happens?
4. What is Alice's reasoning for agreeing to be photographed in a fashion issue of a magazine?
5. Where does Alice's father first meet Alice's mother?
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