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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. What gift does Dan give Ada for her birthday?
(a) A bracelet.
(b) A box of mints.
(c) Monogramed handkerchiefs.
(d) A book.
2. What does Marina have in her screwdrivers instead of orange juice?
(a) Lime juice.
(b) Grapefruit juice.
(c) Apple juice.
(d) Tomato juice.
3. What stage name does Van perform under?
4. Who is at home when Van first arrives at Ardis Hall?
(a) Only animals.
(b) His father.
(c) Only servants.
(d) His aunt.
5. When Van takes a walk after first arriving at Ardis Hall, who does he run into?
(a) Dark Veen.
(b) His two cousins, Ada and Lucette.
(c) His aunt and his father.
(d) His former governess and his cousin Lucette.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where is Van and Ada's first sexual encounter?
2. What figures are prominent in Ada's early memories of learning about male anatomy and sex?
3. Does Van talk to Ada before he leaves?
4. After Van returns from washing his hands, where does he find Ada?
5. What does Blanche tell Van?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Van feel about Cordula?
2. How does Dick cheat at cards, and how does Van best him?
3. What does Ada have to do before she can go off and meet Van in private in Chapter 20?
4. What are the rules of marriage among relatives that Van and Ada discuss?
5. What did Ada do when Dr. Krolik died?
6. How does Lucette want to draw flowers, when her sister is trying to teach her to draw?
7. How does Van circumvent the rules about what Ada is supposed to read from the library?
8. What becomes of Ada's old governess?
9. What reason does Van give Marina for leaving?
10. Describe the encounter between Blanche and Van.
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