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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Ivan's wife want to do when she returns from the theater?
(a) Sit with Ivan.
(b) Go to bed.
(c) Have some wine.
(d) Have dinner.
2. Who does Ivan begin to question in Chapter 9?
(a) His wife.
(d) The doctor.
3. Why does Ivan Ilych have difficulty working?
(a) Because he isn't as interested in it as he used to be.
(b) Because he's been away from work for too long.
(c) Because death intrudes his thoughts there, too.
(d) Because the pain is too great.
4. How long ago did Ivan Ilych start his career?
(a) So long ago he can't remember.
(b) 6 years ago.
(c) 20 years ago.
(d) 17 years ago.
5. Why does Ivan Ilych's animosity toward his former colleagues vanish?
(a) They give him the promotion when he returns from his leave of absence.
(b) He realizes he was being foolish.
(c) Ivan Ilych's new position places him two steps above them.
(d) One of his former colleagues asks for his daughter's hand in marriage.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Ivan realize when he looks back at his life?
2. Without the distraction of work, what happens to Ivan Ilych?
3. Even after Ivan Ilych realizes that he is going to die, what kinds of thoughts does he try to think about?
4. Why is this year the hardest year of Ivan Ilych?
5. What does Ivan ask of God?
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