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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 4-6.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Calvin not want to pay the contractor more money than he originally quotes for their home project?
(a) The estimated should be correct before starting the project.
(b) He does a bad job on the project.
(c) He steals Alice's fur coat.
(d) He breaks the banister.
2. At the end of chapter two, Calvin states that he is reviewing the galleys of a book. What is the book's subject?
(a) Bicycling in New York.
(b) Eating in New York restaurants.
(c) Parking in New York.
(d) Riding a bus in New York.
3. In chapter three, what is the name of the publication in which Alice is featured in a fashion spread?
(c) Times Magazine.
(d) The New Yorker.
4. What does Mina do to cheer herself up, and to lift the spirits of those around her?
(a) She plants flowers.
(b) She plays the piano.
(c) She plays inspirational songs.
(d) She dresses nicely.
5. Which statement best describes Alice's upbringing?
(a) Alice is poor and lives in squalor in a basement apartment in New York City.
(b) Alice is not popular in school. She is the class brain and is virtually never asked out.
(c) Alice is a pampered and wealthy girl who is captain of her cheerleading team.
(d) Alice is spoiled. She grows up in a house with a backyard swimming pool and a basement bowling alley.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the first book that Calvin writes after he meets Alice?
2. Where does Alice spend her childhood?
3. Of the following, which does Calvin NOT list among those Alice frequently takes care of?
4. Where does Alice attend college?
5. What is the theme of the poem at the introduction of chapter three?
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