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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Battle go to look into the death of Anne's former employer?
(d) Isle of Dogs.
2. Where do the four sleuths meet to put their clues together?
(a) Westminster Chapel.
(b) Isle of Dogs.
(c) Notre Dame.
(d) Scotland Yard.
3. Whom does Maj. Despard appear to have intense disdain for?
(c) Mrs. Oliver.
4. What does Mrs. Lorrimer confess to picking up while playing dummy?
(a) A dagger.
(b) A pitcher.
(c) A rifle.
(d) A rope.
5. What is the shocking revelation about the murder that Poirot has in Chapters 26 and 27?
(a) That it was committed by an invalid.
(b) There was an eyewitness.
(c) That it was done out of respect.
(d) That it never happened.
6. Where do Rhoda and Anne go in Chapter 17?
7. How does Major Despard claim to have saved his employer from drowning?
(a) By throwing him a line.
(b) By ripping his shirt off.
(c) By shooting him in the leg.
(d) By running away with his wife.
8. What does Mrs. Lorrimer say about Mr. Shaitana's words?
(a) They were harsh and derogatory.
(b) They incensed her.
(c) They were kind and compassionate.
(d) They were meant for her alone.
9. Who does Poirot think that Maj. Despard is referring to as being spiritually blackmailed?
(a) Miss Burgess.
(b) A woman of his past.
(c) Col. Race.
(d) Miss Meredith.
10. When Poirot talks to the staff, how many letters does he learn that Mrs. Lorrimer sent out?
11. Who is Mrs. Lorrimer trying to protect?
12. How does Poirot entertain Rhoda?
(a) With a viewing of a knife.
(b) With hilarious jokes.
(c) With singing and playing the piano.
(d) With a theater performance.
13. Who visits Dr. Roberts before getting inoculations to go abroad?
(a) Mr. Craddock.
(b) Mrs. Craddock.
(c) Miss Meredith.
(d) Mrs. Lorrimer.
14. Whose mannerisms does Poirot adopt when he visits the widow?
(a) Mrs. Lorrimer.
(b) Mrs. Oliver.
(d) Mr. Shaitana.
15. Who was Major Despard hired to accompany to the Amazon jungle?
(a) Anne Meredith.
(b) Mrs. Lorrimer.
(c) Col. Race.
(d) Professor Luxmore.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of Anne's former employer that died?
2. Who has information about Major Despard concerning an event in his past?
3. What was Dr. Roberts apparently guilty of that made his patient furious?
4. What does Shaitana do to women after learning their secrets?
5. What does Poirot tell Battle they must do quickly?
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