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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who ends up whispering the name of Mr. Arabin to a "distinguished person" in regards to the deanery?
(a) The marquis.
(b) Dr. Gwynne.
(c) The Master of Lazarus.
(d) The Bishop.

2. Who tells the Archdeacon about Eleanor's marriage plans?
(a) Eleanor.
(b) Mr. Arabin.
(c) The signora.
(d) Dr. Harding.

3. Why does Mrs. Grantly have sympathy for her sister, Eleanor?
(a) Because Eleanor married a clergyman.
(b) Because Eleanor didn't want children.
(c) Because Eleanor was quiet and shy.
(d) Because Eleanor went abroad for two months.

4. Who upstages the signora's entrance at the Thorne's party?
(a) The Lookalofts.
(b) Mr. Slope.
(c) Eleanor.
(d) Countess de Courcy.

5. Where is the party in Chapter 33?
(a) Mr. Slope's cousin's house.
(b) The Bishop's house.
(c) The Stanhope's house.
(d) The Thorne estate.

6. What does the Archdeacon tell Mr. Arabin about his wedding?
(a) He says that a good wedding takes place in winter.
(b) He says he wants to perform the service.
(c) He says it's a bad idea.
(d) He doesn't mention the wedding.

7. Who does Mr. Slope discuss the position of Dean of Barchester Cathedral with in Chapter 32?
(a) The current Dean of Barchester Cathedral.
(b) The Archdeacon.
(c) The Bishop.
(d) The Archbishop.

8. How does Dr. Harding respond to the news of Eleanor's engagement?
(a) He is pleased and calm.
(b) He is angry and confused.
(c) He is shocked and excited.
(d) He is nervous and upset.

9. Where does Miss Thorne invite Mr. Arabin and Eleanor?
(a) London.
(b) A small town next to Barchester.
(c) To her house.
(d) Plumstead.

10. How does Mr. Arabin feel when he is asked to become Dean of Barchester Cathedral?
(a) He was stunned silent.
(b) He nearly cried.
(c) He did not want the position.
(d) He was not surprised.

11. Why does Mrs. Proudie say that Mr. Slope will be fired?
(a) Because he has a poor work ethic.
(b) Because he wants to be Dean.
(c) Because the people of Barchester voted him out.
(d) Because of his relationship with the signora.

12. Who does the Archdeacon fear will become the new Dean of Barchester Cathedral?
(a) Mr. Slope.
(b) Mr. Proudie.
(c) Mr. Quiverful.
(d) Dr. Harding.

13. Who is suggested to Eleanor as a person to defend her honor?
(a) Dr. Harding.
(b) Mr. Arabin.
(c) The Bishop.
(d) Bertie.

14. What does Mr. Slope plan to do at the Thorne's party?
(a) Leave early.
(b) Confess his feelings for the signora.
(c) Ask Eleanor to marry him.
(d) Announce that he is the new Dean of Barchester Cathedral.

15. During the Thorne's party, what happens to the son of one of their tenants?
(a) He is thrown from a horse.
(b) He has too much to drink.
(c) He gets kicked out.
(d) He gets into a fight.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who goes to Oxford to talk Dr. Gwynne into supporting Mr. Arabin for Dean?

2. How is Mr. Arabin informed of his position as Dean of Barchester Cathedral?

3. Who writes Eleanor a letter in Chapter 44?

4. In Chapter 32, who does the Bishop decide to give the wardenship to?

5. When Eleanor returns to Barchester, what has happened to the Dean of Barchester Cathedral?

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