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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What happens to Mr. Paxton, at the end of "A Warning to the Curious"?
(a) He dies.
(b) He becomes famous.
(c) He wins the lottery.
(d) He is exiled.

2. What does the narrator read about John Haynes, at the start of "The Stalls of Barchester Cathedral"?
(a) A short story.
(b) An obituary.
(c) Sports statistics.
(d) A news report.

3. Who does Mr. Davidson meet on his walk home, in "The Uncommon Prayer-Book"?
(a) His niece.
(b) An old woman.
(c) An old friend.
(d) An old man.

4. In "A Warning to the Curious," what is the purpose of the three crowns?
(a) To bring wealth.
(b) To extend life.
(c) To have a happy marriage.
(d) To protect the country.

5. Where does Squire Francis Bowles request to be buried, in "The Experiment"?
(a) A vault.
(b) An earthen grave.
(c) His house.
(d) A tomb.

6. What happened to the first crown, in "A Warning to the Curious"?
(a) It was stolen.
(b) It was melted down.
(c) It burst into flames.
(d) It diappeared.

7. What does Miss Denton decide to make curtains from, in "The Diary of Mr. Poynter"?
(a) Wool.
(b) Bamboo.
(c) After the sunset.
(d) A pattern in the diary.

8. What strange events occur in the forest, in "A Neighbour's Landmark"?
(a) Shrieks.
(b) Murders.
(c) Earthquakes.
(d) Sudden fires.

9. What do the police suspect killed Mr. Poshwitz?
(a) Poison.
(b) A bear.
(c) A snake.
(d) A woman.

10. Who is Lady Ivy?
(a) A ghost.
(b) A queen.
(c) A maid.
(d) A teacher.

11. What does Lady Ivy want?
(a) Her head.
(b) Justice.
(c) Her land.
(d) Her husband.

12. Who went to the chapel, in "The Uncommon Prayer-Book," to take photographs?
(a) Mrs. Porter.
(b) Mr. Davidson.
(c) A ghost.
(d) The man from the hotel.

13. In "The Uncommon Prayer-Book," what does Mr. Davidson think of the man he meets at the hotel?
(a) Evil.
(b) Silly.
(c) Happy.
(d) Sad.

14. Where do Mr. Humphrey, Mr. Cooper, and Mr. Cooper's wife almost get lost?
(a) The mall.
(b) The maze.
(c) The house.
(d) At sea.

15. Who did Mr. Humphrey receive his inheritance from?
(a) His mother.
(b) His aunt.
(c) His father.
(d) His uncle.

Short Answer Questions

1. In "Casting the Runes," what does Mr. Karswell show the children?

2. In "A Vignette," what does the narrator see when he looks through the hole in the fence?

3. What does the narrator claim happened to him, at the end of "A Vignette"?

4. What is the name of the strange forest, in "A Neighbour's Landmark"?

5. Who is Mr. Cooper, in the story "Mr. Humphrey's Inheritance"?

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