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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In "Theft in a Pastry Shop", who broke into the pastry shop according to the official police report?
(a) A monkey.
2. In "Transit Bed", where does Gim hide?
(a) The trunk of a car.
(b) The bathroom.
(c) The shed.
(d) In a closet.
3. In "Theft in a Pastry Shop", who is the first to eat a pastry?
(d) The policemen.
4. In "The Adventure of a Nearsighted Man", why don't people recognize Amilcare?
(a) He has gotten fat.
(b) He is wearing glasses.
(c) They do not know him.
(d) He has aged.
5. In "Dollars and the Demimondaine", who are La Bolognese and Mad Maria?
(c) Emanuele's mother and aunt.
6. In "The Adventure of a Poet", what does Usnelli have a hard time doing?
(a) Being happy.
7. In "The Adventure of a Soldier", what is implied at the end of the story?
(a) The woman kills herself.
(b) The soldier is arrested.
(c) The soldier and the woman have sex.
(d) The soldier and the woman get married.
8. In "Desire in November", what is the priest giving away?
(a) Frozen turkeys.
(b) Wool socks.
(d) Flannel underwear.
9. In "The Adventure of a Reader", what does Amedeo do while having sex?
(a) Sneezes repeatedly.
(b) Reads his book.
(d) Falls asleep.
10. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", who is Cinzia?
(a) Federico's mother.
(b) Federico's girlfriend.
(c) Federico's maid.
(d) Federico's sister.
11. In "Dollars and the Demimondaine", how do Emanuele and Jolanda make a living?
(a) Pimping Jolanda.
(b) Tending bar.
(c) Selling American dollars.
(d) Cleaning houses.
12. "The Adventure of a Clerk," what does Enrico want to talk about but can't?
(a) His weird dreams.
(b) His stomach flu.
(c) His wonderful night.
(d) His wife's pregnancy.
13. In "Desire in November", what does Barbagallo touch repeatedly?
(b) Falling snow.
(c) Fur coats.
(d) Running water.
14. In "Desire in November", when did Barbagallo's clothes get stolen?
(b) In the summertime.
(c) In the fall.
(d) That morning.
15. In "The Adventure of a Photographer", what does Antonio take pictures of at the end of the story?
(a) Bice's photographs.
(b) His paintings.
(d) His sculptures.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", how does Federico travel?
2. In "Desire in November", what did Barbagallo get arrested for repeatedly?
3. In "Transit Bed", what is Gim's profession?
4. In "The Adventure of a Bather", what is Isotta's occupation?
5. In "The Adventure of a Traveler", what does Federico do while traveling?
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