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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 7-8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the first book that Calvin writes after he meets Alice?
(a) A biography.
(b) A romance novel.
(c) A collection of comic short stories.
(d) A mystery novel.
2. Who writes the condolence letter that makes Calvin laugh?
(a) Richard Harris.
(b) Roger Wilkins.
(c) Dick Francis.
(d) Mina Shaughnessy.
3. According to Calvin, he never stops trying to do what?
(a) Remember what Alice is wearing the night he meets her.
(b) Come out of his shell.
(c) Impress Alice.
(d) Gain Alice's trust.
4. At the end of chapter two, Calvin states that he is reviewing the galleys of a book. What is the book's subject?
(a) Parking in New York.
(b) Bicycling in New York.
(c) Riding a bus in New York.
(d) Eating in New York restaurants.
5. What is the theme of the poem at the introduction of chapter three?
(a) Alice's 61st birthday.
(b) Alice's 50th birthday.
(c) Alice's views on taxation.
(d) Alice's intellectualism.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Alice's cause of death?
2. At the end of chapter three, Calvin tells a story about Alice in which she makes an annual trip to which of the following locations?
3. Calvin claims that the first time he sees Alice, he detects what quality about her heritage?
4. Calvin states that among married couples, the one who makes out the mortgage check is more like to do what?
5. According to Calvin, what photo of Alice appears on the cover of the program at her memorial service?
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