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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What city does Clamence compare Amsterdam with?
2. What does Clamence compare Amsterdam's canals to?
(a) Medieval castles
(b) Neverending love
(c) The circles of hell
(d) Angels guarding heaven's gate
3. What does Clamence suggests happens when he climbs to great heights?
(a) He loses his integrity
(b) He falls in love
(c) He becomes king
(d) He falls
4. Why does Clamence help the blind across the street?
(a) Tomake others look bad
(b) For money
(c) To gain pleasure of virtue
(d) For women
5. What is significant about Clamence's smile in this chapter?
(a) It is the first sign of his madness
(b) It is the first suggestion of self dout
(c) It shows his evil intent
(d) It shows he loves only himself
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the bar?
2. In what book is the circles of hell described?
3. What does Clamence not want the women he is with to do?
4. What is the only language the bartender speaks?
5. What does Clamence smile at in this chapter?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why must the doves remain high in the atmosphere?
2. What is the essence of Clamence's philosophy?
3. What does Clamence talk about on the walk to the hotel?
4. Why does Clamence say it is easier to be closer to a dead person?
5. What is the significance of Clamence calling himself Jean-Baptiste?
6. How does the narrator describe the bartender?
7. In what way does Clamence think the deceased is helpless?
8. What does the little ease signify?
9. What is Clamence's role as pope?
10. How does the laugh Clamence heard on the bridge affect his life?
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