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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 11-13.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do Robert and Edna do before Mr. Pontellier returns to the cottage?
(a) They debate the merits of American literature.
(b) They play games with the children.
(c) They bake a pie together.
(d) She sits in the hammock and Robert smokes, in silence.
2. When talking to both Adele and Edna, Robert is jovial and jokes often. Is he this way when alone with Edna?
(a) Yes, he is.
(b) It depends on whether her husband is in the room.
(c) No, he is not.
(d) The author gives few clues as to how he behaves when alone with Edna.
3. What does Mrs. Pontellier overhear Madame Ratignolle relate to Monsieur Farival in great detail?
(a) How to cook a chicken Creole style
(b) Her interest in writing a novel
(c) One of her accouchements, or, childbirths
(d) Her intimate moments with her husband
4. After declining Robert's invitation to go to the beach, how does Edna feel?
(a) She feels sad, because it might the last time he ever asks her.
(b) She is glad to be alone and painting
(c) She feels contradictory, regretting she had not gone and glad that she had not.
(d) She feels relieved, because she cannot swim.
5. Why does Robert smoke cigarettes?
(a) No particular reasons
(b) He cannot afford cigars.
(c) He cannot afford pipes.
(d) He thinks it makes him look good.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does opening up to Madame Ratignolle do for Edna?
2. Who approaches Mr. Pontellier underneath a white sunshade?
3. Where is Mr. Pontellier eager to go the next day?
4. Who does Robert ask to perform for Mrs. Pontellier?
5. Describe Mrs. Pontellier's eyes.
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