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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book One, Chapters 21-27.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What feature of Van's and Ada's is extremely similar?
(a) Their lips.
(b) Their eyes.
(c) Their hands.
(d) Their noses.
2. What does Baron d'Onsky try to buy from Demon?
(a) A deck of risque playing cards.
(b) A small sculpture of an apple.
(c) An engraved cigarette case.
(d) A picture of a nude woman.
3. What was Van wearing the first time she glimpsed him, before they met?
(a) A black formal suit, hat, and gloves.
(b) A gray shirt and shorts.
(c) A bathing suit and green towel.
(d) A white sailor suit and blue cap.
4. What Russian writer is quoted in the beginning of the novel?
5. What article does Uncle Dan try to read?
(a) An article in Dutch about oystering.
(b) An article in Greek about tennis.
(c) An article in Africaans about spice farming.
(d) An article in Portuguese about sunflowers.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long do Van and Ada give Lucette to memorize eight lines of poetry?
2. Why does Ada want to give Lucette a bath?
3. What wakes Van his first morning at his aunt's home?
4. What is the Andalusian architect Alonso supposed to design?
5. In what Manhattan landmark building did Dan propose to Marina in 1871?
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