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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why did Tod get hired?
(a) He knew the boss
(b) He didn't ask for much money
(c) His father owns the studio
(d) Good drawings done at school

2. What type of house does Claude Estee have?
(a) Townhouse
(b) Ranch house
(c) Southern Colonial
(d) Tudor house

3. Where did Homer work before he came to California?
(a) A school
(b) A hotel
(c) A power plant
(d) A factory

4. How long has Tod been in Hollywood?
(a) Not quite three months
(b) Not quite three years
(c) Not quite three weeks
(d) Not quite three days

5. Who is giving the party Tod leaves for?
(a) Abe Kusich
(b) Amanda Greenway
(c) Faye Greener
(d) Claude Estee

6. Where does Mrs. Jenning take Claude and Tod?
(a) A screening room
(b) A video room
(c) A smoking room
(d) A poker room

7. Where is Claude waiting for Tod?
(a) On the porch
(b) In the kitchen
(c) At the bar
(d) In the den

8. What is Tod's view of the world?
(a) Naive
(b) Romantic
(c) Realistic
(d) Bitter

9. Why does Faye tell Tod she cannot love him?
(a) He is from the East
(b) He is too old for her
(c) He is neither good-looking nor wealthy
(d) He is not old enough for her

10. Who are the subjects for Tod's most recent painting?
(a) Abe and Alicia
(b) Abe and Faye
(c) Aaron and Faye
(d) Abe and Elsa

11. Where does Tod spend time with the answer to #62?
(a) Faye's apartment
(b) The race track
(c) The studio
(d) Mrs. Jenning's house

12. What is a sporting house?
(a) A cock fight arena
(b) A brothel
(c) A poker house
(d) A gambling den

13. What does Homer have to do to control his hands when excited?
(a) Sit on them
(b) Put them behind his back
(c) Put them under a table
(d) Wear gloves

14. What was Mrs. Jenning's former profession?
(a) A nurse
(b) A cook
(c) A silent film star
(d) A waitress

15. What does Homer do when his loneliness overcomes him?
(a) Writes letters
(b) Cries
(c) Goes to a movie
(d) Watches TV

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Claude offer Tod?

2. How does Harry Greener meet Homer?

3. Who is Mary Dove?

4. What is Homer's personality?

5. What does Faye's new boyfriend bring to the apartment?

(see the answer keys)

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