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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who appears to be very shy and retiring in Chapter 2?
(a) Major Despard.
(b) Colonel Race.
(c) Anne Meredith.
(d) Dr. Roberts.

2. Who turns out to be dead by the end of Chapter 3?
(a) Major Despard.
(b) Miss Meredith.
(c) Shaitana.
(d) Mrs. Lorrimer.

3. What effect do Poirot's manners have on Mrs. Lorrimer?
(a) Irritate.
(b) Comfort.
(c) Infuriate.
(d) Baffles.

4. What does the doctor give to the sleuth while leaving on his rounds?
(a) His tape recorder.
(b) His keys.
(c) His wallet.
(d) His lens.

5. How does Dr. Roberts respond to questions about his personal life and practice?
(a) Secretively.
(b) Affably.
(c) Angrily.
(d) Fearfully.

6. Where does Shaitana lead his guests after dinner?
(a) Underground.
(b) Drawing room.
(c) Outside.
(d) Upstairs.

7. What does Superintendent Battle ask Poirot after the second interview?
(a) Why he does not take their fingerprints.
(b) Why he does not lock them up.
(c) Why he does not get a search warrant.
(d) Why he asks people about the bridge game.

8. What does Shaitana invite Poirot to attend?
(a) A film event.
(b) A theater performance.
(c) A dinner party.
(d) A dance.

9. What objects does Mrs. Lorrimer describe to Poirot?
(a) Paintings and vases.
(b) Tables and chairs.
(c) Flowers and Oriental pictures.
(d) Rugs and couches.

10. How does Dr. Roberts rate Miss Meredith as a card player?
(a) Sound.
(b) Over-bids.
(c) First-rate.
(d) Safe.

11. What do the four sleuths agree to do together to solve the murder?
(a) Talk to the police.
(b) Be on trial.
(c) Surround the house.
(d) Question the suspects.

12. Who is the first sleuth to visit Anne and her employer?
(a) Mrs. Oliver.
(b) Maj. Despard.
(c) Superintendent Battle.
(d) Col. Race.

13. Who does Lorrimer think overbids as a player?
(a) Major Despard.
(b) Dr. Roberts.
(c) Ariadne Oliver.
(d) Miss Meredith.

14. Who is seated by the fire?
(a) Mrs. Lorrimer.
(b) Shaitana.
(c) Major Despard.
(d) Miss Meredith.

15. What do the four sleuths decide they must appear to be investigating, by the end of Chapter 8?
(a) Crime scene investigations approved by the police.
(b) Psychological motives for all suspects.
(c) Motive for the death of a patient.
(d) Shaitana's murder.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where does Poirot meet Shaitana?

2. Where does Shaitana go and sit after everyone is paired up?

3. What is Poirot making an indirect reference to by mentioning Mrs. Lorrimer's memory?

4. Who are the four sleuths?

5. Where is the Wessex House located?

(see the answer keys)

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