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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 Nearsighted Man", what does Amilcare get?
(c) A magnifying glass.
2. In "The Adventure of a Photographer", who does Antonino Paraggi look down upon?
(b) Amateur photographers.
3. In "Desire in November", what did Barbagallo get arrested for repeatedly?
(a) Sexual harassment.
(c) Public nudity.
4. In "The Adventure of a Soldier", who sits next to the soldier?
(a) An elderly woman.
(b) A widow.
(c) A nun.
(d) A waitress.
5. In "Transit Bed", where does Gim hide?
(a) The bathroom.
(b) The shed.
(c) The trunk of a car.
(d) In a closet.
6. In "Sleeping Like Dogs", what does Belmoretto rent to people?
(a) A mattress.
(b) A sleeping bag.
(d) A crystal ball.
7. In "Desire in November", what is the priest giving away?
(a) Frozen turkeys.
(b) Wool socks.
(d) Flannel underwear.
8. In "Transit Bed", what is Seddu's profession?
(b) Police officer.
(d) Hotel owner.
9. In "Transit Bed", who is Lilin?
(a) Armanda's husband.
(b) Armanda's brother.
(c) Gim's idol.
(d) Armanda's son.
10. In "Transit Bed", what is Armanda's profession?
(b) Shop assistant.
(d) House wife.
11. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", what does Federico do while traveling?
(a) He makes phone calls.
(b) He reads.
(c) He sleeps.
(d) He eats.
12. In "The Adventure of a Reader", what does Amedeo like to do other than read?
(b) Bike and swim.
(c) Go out to eat.
(d) Fly planes.
13. In "The Adventure of a Bather", what is Isotta's fear?
(a) Someone will see her naked.
(b) She will get a sunburn.
(c) She will get pruny.
(d) She will drown.
14. In "The Adventure of a Nearsighted Man", who had Amilcare been in love with?
(a) A peasant woman.
(b) His sister.
(c) Mad Maria.
(d) Isa Maria Bietti.
15. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", is Federico rich?
(c) It doesn't say.
(d) He is at the beginning but not at the end.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "The Adventure of a Soldier", what is implied at the end of the story?
2. "The Adventure of a Clerk," how does Enrico Gnei feel after starting work?
3. In "The Adventure of a Photographer", what does Antonio become obsessed with?
4. In "Dollars and the Demimondaine", what does the word "demimondaine" mean?
5. In "Desire in November", what is Linda's occupation?
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