|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Kapa attempt to give the nurse in order to help Pavel get better treatment than others?
2. What does the patient in #56 realize that the surgeon's answer probably means for his case?
3. Where does Zoya invite Oleg to sit with her when she is on a break during her shift?
4. What is the main physical symptom that Dontsova is suffering herself and that she knows is a sign of a serious problem?
5. Dontsova is concerned about patients who have experienced ____________, even as they were treated in other parts of their bodies.
Short Essay Questions
1. Why was Oleg never told about the original biopsies of his primary tumor?
2. Why does Dontsova have far more radiation in her body than is healthy for a person to have?
3. What does Vera tell Pavel when he begins to get upset with the others in the room?
4. What does the orderly do though she has only completed a part of her job?
5. What does the new man say that life is for when Yefrem joins the conversation?
6. Why did Oleg come to the hospital in the first place, according to his conversation with others?
7. What does Vera find in Oleg's cabinet before an inspection of the ward?
8. What does Pavel almost forget to tell his wife during their Sunday visit at the hospital?
9. Why does Sibgator decide that he wants to stand in the hallway instead of having a bed like everyone else in the ward?
10. Why is Pavel furious when Oleg takes the paper when it is delivered by a nurse?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Zoya is a nurse who has too many patients and not enough support to help them all as much as they need to be helped.
Part 1: Why do you think a hospital would employ fewer nurses than they need?
Part 2: How do you think the care of patients is affected by not having enough nurses available?
Part 3: Do you think that Zoya and other nurses are working as hard as they could to cover the extra patients?
Essay Topic 2
The doctors and nurses are unable to tell the patients that they are dying, even if that information is in their medical records.
Part 1: Why do you think telling patients about their health is not allowed?
Part 2: Would you want to know if you were dying? Why or why not?
Part 3: How do you think not telling the patients they are dying helps those on the cancer ward?
Essay Topic 3
Pavel is concerned about his daughter becoming a writer, thinking that she might be better off doing something else.
Part 1: Why do you think that Pavel is concerned about his child becoming a writer?
Part 2: How do you think Aviette's life would change if she became a writer?
Part 3: Why do you think parents have troubles with not being able to control the actions of their children?
This section contains 783 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)