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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What literary nickname does Iracema give to Malvina?
(a) The Bronze Virgin.
(b) The Rose of Jerico.
(c) The Black Widow.
2. Where is Fernand, the chef sent from Rio, originally from?
3. What does Nacib buy Gabriela to wear to the New Year's Ball?
(a) A diamond necklace.
(b) An embroidered scarf.
(c) Patent leather shoes.
(d) A silk cloak.
4. From whom does Gabriela keep her participation in the Christmas pageant a secret?
(c) Dona Arminda.
5. What part of the sandbar project do the townspeople never tire of watching?
(a) The deep sea divers.
(b) The dredges.
(c) The tugboats.
(d) The chief engineer.
6. To what does Colonel Altino attribute his decision to support Mundinho over Colonel Ramiro Bastos?
(c) The sandbar.
(d) High-backed chairs.
7. To what animal does Clemente compare Gabriela?
(a) A glass snake.
(b) An owl.
(c) A fox.
(d) A cat.
8. How much does Mundinho pay for the tea set donated to the auction by Jerusa?
(a) Five thousand milreis.
(b) One hundred milreis.
(c) Five hundred milreis.
(d) One thousand milreis.
9. Why is the bird that Nacib purchases for Gabriela called a sofrê?
(a) It has a sad song.
(b) It is small.
(c) It is yellow.
(d) It is beautiful.
10. What does Malvina want to do when she finishes school at the end of the year?
(a) Work in an office.
(b) Get married.
(c) Go to medical school.
(d) Become a midwife.
11. After experimenting with modernism, to what doctrine does Professor Josué convert?
12. Who shoots Colonel Aristóteles Pires in the chest?
(d) Colonel Amâncio Leal.
13. What threat does Malvina make when confronted by her father?
(a) She will kill him.
(b) She will kill herself.
(c) She will run away with the engineer.
(d) She will join a convent.
14. All of Dr. Argileu Palmeira's poetry books are named after ______________.
(a) Precious stones.
(b) Greek gods and heroes.
(c) Cities of the world.
(d) Brazilian beaches.
15. What does Nhô-Galo declare to be the greatest proof of love?
(a) Expensive gifts.
Short Answer Questions
1. With which women does Mundinho Falção dance during the ball?
2. Which of the colonels has a big party to inaugurate his new house at Christmastime?
3. Whom do Colonel Ramiro Bastos and his supporters decide to put up as a candidate for Mayor against the Captain?
4. Who first suggests to Nacib that he hire Gabriela as the cook for the Commerce Restaurant?
5. Who installs Gloria in a house of her own near the station?
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