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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is Raskolnikov surprised to hear Sonia was friends with?
(a) The old lady
(c) Prince Myskin
2. Who enters the room at the beginning of chapter 6?
3. What kind of animal does Raskolnikov dream about?
(a) A pig
(b) A horse
(c) A sheep
(d) A cow
4. What Russian city does the story take place?
(c) St. Petersburg
5. Why did Raskolnikov leave his family home?
(a) To get away from his father
(b) To escape loan sharks
(c) To go to university
(d) To find a job
6. In what month does the story begin?
7. Who does Raskolnikov go to see the next morning?
8. What is Razumikhin's profession?
(a) A student
(b) A teacher
(c) A lawyer
(d) A policeman
9. What is the name of Dunya's fiance?
10. What does Nicolas confess to?
(a) Falling in love with Dunya
(b) The murder
(c) Stealing Raskolnikov's family heirlooms
(d) The distortion of facts
11. What does Svidrigaylov say he marriage was motivated by?
(a) The need to look after someone
(b) A need to get out of debt
(c) A need to climb the social ladder
12. Who accompanies Razumikhin and Raskolnikov to see Porfiry?
(d) Raskolnikov's mother
13. Why does Raskolnikov leave?
(a) He feels ill
(b) He needs a vodka
(c) He can see he has gained an advantage
(d) He needs to meet someone
14. What does Raskolnikov's mother compare his room to?
(a) A pig sty
(b) A tomb
(c) A church
(d) A poppy field
15. What Raskolnikov do on his return from the police station?
(a) Destroys the evidence
(c) Loads his gun
(d) Buys a ticket to England
Short Answer Questions
1. Who wakes Raskolnikov in the morning?
2. Who does Raskolnikov set out to find at the beginning of chapter five?
3. Whose presence does Luzhin complain about?
4. Why does Porfiry not follow proper procedure?
5. Who does Raskolnikov visit at the beginning of chapter 4?
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