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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 Poet", who does Delia talk to?
2. In "The Adventure of a Photographer", who does Antonio fall in love with?
(c) Mad Maria.
3. In "Dollars and the Demimondaine", who are La Bolognese and Mad Maria?
(a) Emanuele's mother and aunt.
4. In "The Adventure of a Reader", what does Amedeo like to do other than read?
(a) Bike and swim.
(b) Go out to eat.
(d) Fly planes.
5. In "The Adventure of a Soldier", what is implied at the end of the story?
(a) The soldier and the woman get married.
(b) The woman kills herself.
(c) The soldier and the woman have sex.
(d) The soldier is arrested.
6. In "The Adventure of a Bather", who helps Isotta?
(a) A boy and his father.
(b) Her husband.
(c) A foreign man.
(d) Her sister.
7. In "Transit Bed", what does Gim want while hiding?
(b) A gin and tonic.
(d) A sandwich.
8. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", where does Federico live?
(d) Northern Italy.
9. In "Transit Bed", what is Armanda's profession?
(a) Shop assistant.
(b) House wife.
10. "The Adventure of a Clerk," who does Enrico talk to at work?
(a) His boss.
(b) His sister.
(c) His wife.
(d) His best friend.
11. In "Desire in November", what is the priest giving away?
(a) Flannel underwear.
(b) Wool socks.
(c) Frozen turkeys.
12. In "The Adventure of a Nearsighted Man", where does Amilcare go?
(a) To his favorite cafe.
(b) To his mother's house.
(c) Hong Kong.
(d) To his hometown.
13. In "The Adventure of a Poet", where do Usnelli and Delia go swimming?
(a) In the sand.
(b) In a heated pool.
(c) In a retention pond.
(d) In a grotto.
14. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", what does Federico do when he gets to Cinzia?
(a) He starts thinking about how little time he has before going home.
(b) He makes love to her.
(c) He buys her flowers.
(d) He cooks her dinner.
15. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", where does Cinzia live?
(b) New York City.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "Desire in November", what is Linda's occupation?
2. In "Theft in a Pastry Shop", who is still in the pastry shop when the police arrive?
3. In "Desire in November", what did Barbagallo get arrested for repeatedly?
4. In "The Adventure of a Nearsighted Man", who had Amilcare been in love with?
5. In "Sleeping Like Dogs", what does everyone want to do?
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