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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 did Zeno hope Dr. Paoli would do?
(a) Tell him to stop going to psychoanalysis.
(b) Cure him of smoking.
(c) Cure him of lust.
(d) Agree with his other doctor.
2. What does Zeno say he realized with horror after giving up treatment?
(a) He'd lost his focus in life.
(b) He really did hate his father.
(c) He'd stopped chasing women, except for his wife.
(d) He craved cigars.
3. As time goes on, Zeno found new ways to justify his relationship with Carla. What was one of them?
(a) Carla restored him to good health.
(b) Augusta wasn't passionate enough.
(c) Augusta was unkind to him.
(d) It made him more loving to Augusta.
4. To what does Zeno usually attribute many of his shortcomings?
(a) A poor childhood.
5. What was the state of Carla's virtue before Zeno's affair with her?
(a) She'd had one previous lover.
(b) She was a virgin.
(c) She'd been intimate with many men.
(d) She'd been uninterested in the opposite sex.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Zeno think Carmen screamed on the boat?
2. What did the doctor think about Zeno's relationship with Guido?
3. About how long does Zeno say he preserved his faith in Guido's undertaking?
4. On Zeno's third visit to see Carla, why didn't he think of Augusta?
5. What did Ada ask Zeno to promise before she left for the sanatorium?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Zeno describe his feelings for Ada after his marriage?
2. What was the state of Zeno's marriage after his affair with Carla ended?
3. According to Dr. S, what was Zeno's main problem? How did Dr. S determine Zeno's main problem?
4. How did Zeno feel about cheating on Augusta?
5. How did Zeno attempt to train the dog Guido brought to the office? Why?
6. Why did Zeno seem pleased about Teresina's rejection of him?
7. How does Zeno describe his home life with Augusta?
8. How and why did Zeno meet Carla?
9. How did Carla get money for her daily needs?
10. Why did Zeno flirt with Teresina?
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