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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. How long did Hanna's mother hear about her paintings from people?
(a) They never talked about them.
(b) They were still talking about them when Hanna was a middle-aged woman.
(c) Every time she displays them, there is gossip for a while.
(d) They eventually stopped talking about them.

2. Who is Renate?
(a) The midwife.
(b) The midwife's daughter.
(c) Hanna's sister.
(d) Hanna's cousin.

3. What is different about this dream than his usual ones?
(a) He is able to change it consciously while still sleeping.
(b) It is vivid and recurs.
(c) It has no dream quality to it.
(d) He is not in the dream; just a narrator.

4. What one opportunity is destroyed by Trudi's father?
(a) For love.
(b) To become an actress.
(c) To travel to Pais.
(d) To go to boarding school.

5. What does Seigfried find in his search?
(a) An old friend to whom he becomes engaged.
(b) He learns about Moses' ability to interpret dreams.
(c) The meadow where his dream occurs.
(d) No peace.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where does the narrator's mother go?

2. Where does Hanna's mother go swimming?

3. What does Klara tell her lover one day?

4. Who does the mother intend to help with her giving birth?

5. When does Hanna's mother like to swim?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Hanna notice about Matthias after he receives a regular visitor and what does she say to Matthias about her observation?

2. What do many people believe is the cause of Trudi becoming an old maid?

3. Describe Trudi Montag.

4. What does the narrator's mother learn when she returns to the convent after starting labor?

5. Who is Siegfried Tegern and what does he dream?

6. Why does Oma go back to the hospital one day?

7. What is Hanna's mother told by the nuns when she goes to the convent, and what is the mother's response?

8. Describe Hanna's father.

9. How does Siegfried ultimately die?

10. Describe Klara's romance with an American soldier.

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