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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the burglar require from Clamence?
(b) A woman
(d) The time
2. What does the Nazi soldier ask a mother?
(a) If she has a cigarette
(b) If she loves her sons
(c) If she wants to kill her child herself
(d) Which of her sons should be executed
3. What does Clamence feel when the young woman kills herself?
(c) Deep sorrow
4. What does Clamence compare Amsterdam's canals to?
(a) Neverending love
(b) The circles of hell
(c) Angels guarding heaven's gate
(d) Medieval castles
5. What does Clamence realize about the woman that deceives him?
(a) She has a mind of her own
(b) She is nasty
(c) She is more intelligent than him
(d) She is angry towards him
6. Why does the young woman kill herself?
(a) Her child is killed
(b) She has been accused of murder
(c) Clamence does not want her
(d) She is pregnant
7. What two traitors does Clamence mention in this chapter?
(a) Lucifer and Trotsky
(b) Judas and Lucifer
(c) Guy Fawkes and Judas
(d) Guy Fawkes and Lucifer
8. What nationality are the two men?
9. What does Clamence respect about the Dutch middle class?
(a) Their business sense
(b) Their morals
(c) Their high ideas
(d) Their arrogance
10. What two passions do Parisians have?
(a) Ideas and fornication
(b) Religion and education
(c) Coffee and crepes
(d) Wine and cheese
11. What did Clamence father do for a living?
(a) A policeman
(b) An officer in the army
(c) A pilot
(d) A lawyer
12. What should a master exercise power without?
(d) A whip
13. In what book is the circles of hell described?
(a) The koran
(b) Paradise Lost
(c) The bible
14. What does Clamence want the auditor's sign to summarize?
(a) His life
(b) His character
(c) His feelings
(d) His looks
15. Who does Clamence gesture to in the bar?
(a) A barmaid
(b) The auditor
(c) A waiter
(d) A burglar
Short Answer Questions
1. What city are the two men in?
2. How does Clamence have the ability to judge average society?
3. What does Clamence say his own sign would look like?
4. Where does Clamence claim Amsterdam's denizens inhabit?
5. What does Clamence have a firm belief in?
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