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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 4-6.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. According to Calvin, which of the following best describes Alice at age fifty?
(a) Alice looks older than she is, due to her illness.
(b) Alice looks young for her age and still attracts men.
(c) Alice looks like a dietitian in sensible shoes.
(d) Alice looks just like her mother.
2. In chapter one, Calvin includes an excerpt from a letter that Alice writes to a woman who is victimized. What Shakespeare play does she reference in her letter?
(a) Romeo and Juliet.
(c) King Lear.
3. Which phrase best characterizes the relationship that Alice has with her parents?
(a) Alice acts as caretaker to her parents.
(b) Alice's parents solve all of her problems for her.
(c) Alice admires her parents and models her own parenting style on theirs.
(d) Alice is spoiled. She is the center of her parent's lives.
4. At which institution does Alice teach English in her mid-twenties?
(a) Wellesley College.
(b) New York University.
(c) Yale University.
(d) Hofstra Universtity.
5. What is the name of the club where Alice sometimes has lunch with her friend Wally Popolizio?
(a) The New York Bridge Club.
(b) Tiro e Segno.
(c) The New York Health and Fitness Club.
(d) Italian-American Club.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Calvin, what is Alice wearing when he sees her for the first time?
2. In chapter three, Calvin includes an excerpt from an article that Alice writes about her parents. Which of the following statements summarizes the point makes in the excerpt?
3. In chapter six, Trillin states that Alice has a strong desire to ...
4. Where does Alice's father grow up?
5. According to Calvin, his wife enjoys spending money on which one of the following?
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