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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What happens after the confrontation between Eve and Nan at the cottage?
(a) Eve is arrested
(b) Nan miscarries
(c) Benny slaps Nan
(d) Jack calls off the wedding
2. What is Nan planning to tell Jack?
(a) that she loves him
(b) that she is pregnant with his child
(c) that she is leaving the country
(d) that she no longer wants to see him
3. What does Clodagh suspect about Jack?
(a) that he will not marry Nan
(b) that he loves Benny
(c) that he used Benny to get to Nan
(d) that he will run away to Wales
4. How has working in the shop changed Annabel?
(a) she no longer looks depressed
(b) she has gained too much weight
(c) she looks haggard and confused
(d) she has gotten very thin
5. What was Mr. Flood's strange ailment before he is cured?
(a) seeing nuns in trees
(b) walking on all fours
(c) talking to animals
(d) dancing jigs in the streets
Short Answer Questions
1. What is ironic about Nan and Simon getting together?
2. Who finds out when Mother Clare is leaving Knockglen?
3. Why does Nan invite Benny to lunch at the Hibernian?
4. What does Heather complain that she does not have?
5. Why is Jack upset when he talks to Benny?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why are Eve and Benny not happy with Nan's seeing Simon?
2. What is the meeting like at the cafe when Kit and Joseph are there?
3. How does Jack show his naivety after being at the cottage three times with Nan?
4. What do Benny and Annabel learn about the lawyer?
5. What does Nan do when she is sure she is pregnant?
6. What is the exchange between Jack and Benny the morning after Jack took Nan to a dance?
7. On their date at the restaurant, what romantic thing takes place?
8. Thinking about Jack and Nan, how close does Benny come to the real truth?
9. What is the resolution for Benny at the end of the novel?
10. What foils Nan's plans to tell Jack she is pregnant at Eve's cottage?
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