|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In "The Adventure of a Nearsighted Man", who had Amilcare been in love with?
(a) Isa Maria Bietti.
(b) A peasant woman.
(c) His sister.
(d) Mad Maria.
2. In "The Adventure of a Nearsighted Man", where does Amilcare go?
(a) To his hometown.
(b) To his mother's house.
(c) Hong Kong.
(d) To his favorite cafe.
3. In "Desire in November", how is Barbagallo perceived by most women?
(a) As a pervert.
(b) As a Casa Nova.
(c) As a comedian.
(d) As a saint.
4. In "The Adventure of a Reader", what does Amedeo do while having sex?
(a) Sneezes repeatedly.
(b) Falls asleep.
(d) Reads his book.
5. In "Desire in November", what did Barbagallo get arrested for repeatedly?
(b) Public nudity.
(c) Sexual harassment.
6. In "Sleeping Like Dogs", how does Belmoretto rent out the object he himself has rented?
(a) Per meal.
(b) By the minute.
(c) Per psychic reading.
(d) By the half hour.
7. In "Sleeping Like Dogs", who does Belmoretto go to see?
(a) His mother.
(b) A psychic.
(c) Mad Maria.
(d) La Bolognese.
8. In "The Adventure of a Poet", what is the relationship between Usnelli and Delia?
(a) Boyfriend and girlfriend.
(b) Business partners.
(c) Brother and sister.
(d) Husband and wife.
9. In "The Adventure of a Soldier", what is implied at the end of the story?
(a) The soldier is arrested.
(b) The soldier and the woman get married.
(c) The woman kills herself.
(d) The soldier and the woman have sex.
10. In "Desire in November", what does Barbagallo fall asleep on?
(a) A bed of hay.
(b) A church pew.
(c) A table top.
(d) A bed of furs.
11. In "The Adventure of a Photographer", what does Antonio take pictures of at the end of the story?
(b) Bice's photographs.
(c) His sculptures.
(d) His paintings.
12. "The Adventure of a Clerk," how does Enrico Gnei feel after starting work?
13. In "The Adventure of a Nearsighted Man", what does Amilcare no longer enjoy?
(b) Eating pastries.
(c) Being a child.
(d) Taking a shower.
14. In "Transit Bed", what does Gim want while hiding?
(b) A gin and tonic.
(c) A sandwich.
15. "The Adventure of a Clerk," how does Enrico Gnei feel when his day starts?
Short Answer Questions
1. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", where does Federico live?
2. In "Theft in a Pastry Shop", who is in charge of the robbery?
3. In "The Adventure of a Bather", where is Isotta found when she receives help?
4. In "Desire in November", what does Linda do for Barbagallo?
5. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", what does Federico do while traveling?
This section contains 451 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)