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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In "The Adventure of a Photographer", what does Antonio buy?
(a) A new easel.
(b) An old-fashioned camera.
(c) A potter's wheel.
(d) A new outfit.
2. "The Adventure of a Clerk," how does Enrico Gnei feel after starting work?
3. In "Theft in a Pastry Shop", who is the first to eat a pastry?
(b) The policemen.
4. In "Transit Bed", what does Gim want while hiding?
(a) A gin and tonic.
(c) A sandwich.
5. In "Transit Bed", who is running from the police?
6. In "Dollars and the Demimondaine", what is the relationship between Emanuele and Jolanda?
(b) Pimp and prostitute.
(c) Husband and wife.
(d) Brother and sister.
7. In "The Adventure of a Nearsighted Man", what does Amilcare no longer enjoy?
(a) Eating pastries.
(b) Being a child.
(c) Taking a shower.
8. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", how does Federico travel?
(a) By train.
(b) By car.
(c) By walking.
(d) By plane.
9. In "The Adventure of a Reader", what does Amedeo do while having sex?
(a) Falls asleep.
(b) Sneezes repeatedly.
(d) Reads his book.
10. In "Dollars and the Demimondaine", who are La Bolognese and Mad Maria?
(a) Emanuele's mother and aunt.
11. In "The Adventure of a Nearsighted Man", what has Amilcare been avoiding?
(a) Taking a shower.
(b) Reading the papers.
(c) His hometown.
(d) His ex-girlfriend.
12. In "Theft in a Pastry Shop", who is still in the pastry shop when the police arrive?
(d) A monkey.
13. In "The Adventure of a Soldier", what makes the soldier think that the woman sitting next to him wants him to touch her?
(a) She tells him.
(b) He reads her mind.
(c) Her friend told him so.
(d) She accidentally touches him.
14. In "Dollars and the Demimondaine", what does the word "demimondaine" mean?
(b) Female servant.
(c) A woman who is more socially acceptable than a prostitute but not quite a respectable woman.
15. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", where does Cinzia live?
(b) New York City.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "Theft in a Pastry Shop", what do the police do when they arrive at the scene of the crime?
2. In "The Adventure of a Reader", why does the woman get mad at Amedeo?
3. In "The Adventure of a Reader", what does Amedeo like to do other than read?
4. In "Desire in November", what does Barbagallo fall asleep on?
5. In "Desire in November", what is the priest giving away?
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