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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In "Transit Bed", what is Seddu's profession?
(b) Hotel owner.
(d) Police officer.
2. In "Dollars and the Demimondaine", who goes into the bar first?
(b) Mad Maria.
(c) La Bolognese.
3. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", what does Federico do when he gets to Cinzia?
(a) He makes love to her.
(b) He starts thinking about how little time he has before going home.
(c) He buys her flowers.
(d) He cooks her dinner.
4. In "Transit Bed", what is Gim's profession?
5. In "Transit Bed", what does Gim want while hiding?
(a) A sandwich.
(c) A gin and tonic.
6. In "Desire in November", what does Linda do for Barbagallo?
(a) Wash his underwear.
(b) Cook a meal for him.
(c) Finds a bed for him.
(d) Gives him a bath.
7. In "Desire in November", where does the story take place?
(a) On an odd spring-like day in November.
(b) On a winter day in November.
(c) On a rainy day in April.
(d) On a sunny morning in October.
8. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", where does Cinzia live?
(c) New York City.
9. In "Theft in a Pastry Shop", who is the first to eat a pastry?
(d) The policemen.
10. "The Adventure of a Clerk," what does Enrico want to talk about but can't?
(a) His stomach flu.
(b) His weird dreams.
(c) His wonderful night.
(d) His wife's pregnancy.
11. In "The Adventure of a Bather", what is Isotta's fear?
(a) She will drown.
(b) Someone will see her naked.
(c) She will get pruny.
(d) She will get a sunburn.
12. In "Theft in a Pastry Shop", who is still in the pastry shop when the police arrive?
(c) A monkey.
13. In "The Adventure of a Photographer", what does Antonio take pictures of at the end of the story?
(a) His paintings.
(b) Bice's photographs.
(c) His sculptures.
14. In "The Adventure of a Poet", what does Usnelli have a hard time doing?
(d) Being happy.
15. In "Transit Bed", where does Gim hide?
(a) The shed.
(b) In a closet.
(c) The bathroom.
(d) The trunk of a car.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "Theft in a Pastry Shop", who is in charge of the robbery?
2. "The Adventure of a Clerk," who does Enrico talk to at work?
3. In "The Adventure of a Photographer", who does Antonio fall in love with?
4. In "Dollars and the Demimondaine", how do Emanuele and Jolanda make a living?
5. In "Dollars and the Demimondaine", who are La Bolognese and Mad Maria?
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