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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Does Ada promise to be faithful while Van is gone?
(a) Yes, she promises she will.
(b) Yes, she promises but is secretly unsure.
(c) No, she is adamant that she will not.
(d) No, she's not sure she can.
2. What is the Andalusian architect Alonso supposed to design?
(a) A swimming pool.
(b) A school room.
(c) A greenhouse.
(d) A play room.
3. Who is at home when Van first arrives at Ardis Hall?
(a) Only animals.
(b) His father.
(c) Only servants.
(d) His aunt.
4. When Demon sees Ada, what about her appearance can he not bear?
(a) Her lipstick.
(b) Her braided hair.
(c) Her shoes.
(d) Her dress.
5. When Van meets Ada in the forest fork, what is she wearing?
(a) Shorts and a blue shirt.
(b) A yellow tennis outfit.
(c) A long white formal dress.
(d) A robe and slippers.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Ada say about the roses Percy gives her?
2. What garment of clothing does Van chide Ada for not wearing?
3. How does Van act toward Ada in Chapter 32?
4. What is the "eremitic reality or collective dream" Van discusses in his dissertation called?
5. Who shows Van around his aunt's house?
Short Essay Questions
1. What becomes of Ada's old governess?
2. How does Van first see Ada?
3. What are the circumstances of Marina's first romantic liaison with Demon?
4. What does Marina chastise Van for, after calling him into her room?
5. How does Lucette want to draw flowers, when her sister is trying to teach her to draw?
6. How does Dick cheat at cards, and how does Van best him?
7. How does Aqua kill herself?
8. What causes Lucette to follow Ada and Van around in Chapter 34?
9. How does Marina describe Jews to her daughter?
10. What does Blanche look like as she is ready to leave?
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