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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In "Desire in November", when did Barbagallo's clothes get stolen?
(a) In the summertime.
(c) That morning.
(d) In the fall.
2. In "The Adventure of a Soldier", what makes the soldier think that the woman sitting next to him wants him to touch her?
(a) Her friend told him so.
(b) She accidentally touches him.
(c) He reads her mind.
(d) She tells him.
3. In "Desire in November", what does Barbagallo touch repeatedly?
(a) Falling snow.
(b) Running water.
(d) Fur coats.
4. In "Desire in November", how does Linda react to Barbagallo?
(a) She is disgusted.
(b) She vomits.
(c) She screams.
(d) She laughs.
5. In "The Adventure of a Reader", what does Amedeo like to do other than read?
(a) Fly planes.
(c) Go out to eat.
(d) Bike and swim.
6. In "Sleeping Like Dogs", how does Belmoretto rent out the object he himself has rented?
(a) Per psychic reading.
(b) Per meal.
(c) By the minute.
(d) By the half hour.
7. In "The Adventure of a Photographer", who does Antonio fall in love with?
(a) Mad Maria.
8. In "The Adventure of a Bather", what is Isotta's fear?
(a) She will get pruny.
(b) Someone will see her naked.
(c) She will get a sunburn.
(d) She will drown.
9. In "The Adventure of a Soldier", what is the woman's initial response to the soldier's advances?
(a) She changes seats.
(b) She pushes him away.
(c) She kisses him.
(d) She screams.
10. In "The Adventure of a Reader", what does Amedeo do while having sex?
(a) Falls asleep.
(c) Sneezes repeatedly.
(d) Reads his book.
11. In "The Adventure of a Clerk," what has Enrico Gnei been doing all night?
(a) Drinking coffee with his sister.
(b) Sleeping soundly.
(c) Having a one-night stand.
12. In "Sleeping Like Dogs", what does Belmoretto rent to people?
(b) A crystal ball.
(c) A sleeping bag.
(d) A mattress.
13. In "The Adventure of a Poet", Delia is___.
14. In "Theft in a Pastry Shop", who broke into the pastry shop according to the official police report?
(a) A monkey.
15. In "The Adventure of a Photographer", what does Antonio become obsessed with?
(a) Painting pictures of his friends' children.
(b) Admiring Bice's photography.
(c) Taking pictures of Bice.
(d) Yelling at strangers.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "Transit Bed", what is Gim's profession?
2. In "The Adventure of a Soldier", what is implied at the end of the story?
3. In "The Adventure of a Reader", what does the woman do in front of Amedeo?
4. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", who is Cinzia?
5. In "The Adventure of a Photographer", what does Antonio buy?
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