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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Whose poetry does Vera quote to Arturo?
(a) Frost
(b) Millay
(c) Keats
(d) Emerson

2. What is Vera's primary problem?
(a) She is lonely
(b) She has sexual problems
(c) She is overly confident
(d) She is unpleasant looking

3. To ease his hurt feelings, Arturo pays to:
(a) Be driven around town
(b) Eat meat with Hellfrick
(c) See a cheap movie
(d) Dance with a blonde

4. When Camilla and Arturo go to visit Sammy, Camilla becomes:
(a) Protective
(b) Withdrawn
(c) Dangerous
(d) Subservient

5. Arturo spends the night sleeping outside because:
(a) He is covinced Los Angeles is going to be destroyed
(b) It is too hot to sleep in his apartment
(c) He is tired f sleeping in his own apartment
(d) He is waiting to see Camilla

6. When Arturo returns to Camilla's with a nightgown and reading material:
(a) Invites him in seductively
(b) Accepts the gifts and locks him out
(c) Unlocks the door and goes back to bed
(d) Shrieks and alarms her neighbors

7. Arturo discovers that Camilla has a:
(a) A propensity for heroine
(b) Marijuana habit
(c) An addiction to alcohol
(d) A cocaine habit

8. Camilla responds to Arturo's request to marry her:
(a) By weeping silently and leaving the restaurant
(b) By laughing and tearing up the telegram
(c) By trying to drown herself
(d) By hugging the bartenders who congratulate her

9. After some champagne, Arturo's attitude toward the prostitutes is that:
(a) He feels they are uglier than before
(b) He is repulsed by their nationalities
(c) He loves them for their misery
(d) He becomes lifelong friends with them

10. When Arturo feels like "Bandini" with Camilla, he:
(a) Becomes aggressive and rough
(b) Becomes tender and attentive
(c) Becomes aloof and cold
(d) Becomes talkative and intellectual

11. At the beach, Arturo hates the seagulls, and Camilla hates the:
(a) Sand
(b) Kids
(c) Crabs
(d) Wind

12. How does Arturo try to help Vera?
(a) He asks her to dance with him
(b) He gives her drink after drink
(c) He tells her it will all be over soon
(d) He shares about his own loneliness with her

13. When Vera appears in Arturo's room for the first time, he momentarily wants to:
(a) Laugh
(b) Beat her
(c) Hug her
(d) Kick her out

14. Arturo's next story will be based on:
(a) Vera
(b) Camilla
(c) Hellfrick
(d) Sammy

15. What seems to dampen Arturo's newly refreshed religious faith?
(a) He is determined to become famous
(b) His fear over the earthquake subsides
(c) His need for money is greater than his need for God
(d) Camilla knocks on his window

Short Answer Questions

1. Why does Arturo write an angry essay about Catholicism?

2. The priest Arturo sees has an objection to the passage in Arturo's story dealing with:

3. When Sammy goes to see Camilla, he realizes:

4. Arturo tries to make a life for himself and Camilla by:

5. Arturo's novel will be published, but Camilla is now:

(see the answer keys)

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