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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is Mr. Gromwell?
(a) Lucette's doctor.
(b) Demon's business partner.
(c) Ada's lover.
(d) Van's lawyer.
2. What does the research assistant leave near Muldoon that reveals the blind man perceives colors?
(a) Colored lights.
(c) A prism.
(d) Colored pencils.
3. What part does Ada play in the film "The Young and the Doomed"?
(a) A barmaid.
(b) A governess.
(c) A pair of twins.
(d) A murdering widow.
4. Why does Demon not want to turn Van over to the authorities for incest?
(a) He doesn't want Van punished.
(b) He doesn't believe Van has done anything wrong.
(c) He doesn't want the publicity.
(d) He doesn't want to hurt Ada.
5. What symptom causes Andrey to go to the doctor?
(a) His right arm is numb.
(b) He has piercing headaches.
(c) He gets dizzy.
(d) He coughs up blood.
6. What does Van not bother to put on before heading out to meet Ada?
(a) A hat.
(b) A jacket.
(c) A tie.
7. What is Van doing while he stays at Cordula's?
(a) Learning to master chess.
(b) Beginning to learn to paint.
(c) Composing songs.
(d) Beginning to write his first book.
8. How many copies of Van's book are sold in the first year?
(b) Six thousand.
(d) Six hundred.
9. What is Cordula doing the first time Van tries to walk on his hands after his injury?
(a) She is sleeping.
(b) She is brushing her hair.
(c) She is in the bath.
(d) She is reading a book.
10. What has Van developed a test for?
(a) Determining happiness.
(b) Determining pregnancy.
(c) Determining virginity.
(d) Determining age.
11. What does Van say it's wrong to confuse time with?
12. Who does Van have read and forward his letter to Ada about Lucette's death?
(b) His former governess.
(c) His father.
(d) Ada's husband.
13. How does Ada introduce her husband to Van?
(a) She forgets to introduce him.
(b) She calls him her husband.
(c) She gives a familiar nickname.
(d) She gives his full, formal name.
14. Where does Van track down Rack?
(a) Van tracks down Rack at a hotel, where he is with a lover.
(b) Van finds Rack at his music shop.
(c) Rack is in the hospital where Van is sent.
(d) Rack is at his children's school when Van finds him.
15. What restaurant do Cordula and Van order food from?
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Demon die?
2. What does the newspaper Van's father is reading at the airport say?
3. Who quips to Veen that he doesn't really need two women?
4. What was Van's first novel called?
5. What is Van's purpose in writing his book about time?
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