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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book Five, Chapters 1-6.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Ada seem to feel about Violet Knox?
(a) She is violently jealous of her.
(b) She pities her.
(c) She hates her bitterly.
(d) She finds her attractive.
2. What is the "eremitic reality or collective dream" Van discusses in his dissertation called?
3. How many times has Van Veen been hospitalized?
(a) Four times.
(b) Three times.
4. In what Manhattan landmark building did Dan propose to Marina in 1871?
(a) The first Manhattan glass-walled building.
(b) The first Manhattan brownstone.
(c) The first commercial apartment building in Manhattan.
(d) The first ten-floor Manhattan building.
5. What does Van insist on doing to avoid going to bed the first night on the cruise?
(a) Seeing a comedy show.
(b) Seeing a film.
(c) Going to a pool party.
(d) Going to a dance.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Van say it's wrong to confuse time with?
2. Does Ada promise to be faithful while Van is gone?
3. How many copies of Van's book are sold in the first year?
4. In what language does Van write letters to his mother?
5. Does Van talk to Ada before he leaves?
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