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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who killed the female elephant years before the bull elephant was spotted?
(a) Davy's father.
(c) Davy's uncle.
(d) A poacher.
2. Where does David first meet Marita?
3. What does Juma call elephant mates?
4. What is the name of the father figure in the African stories?
5. What was the subject of David's first book?
(c) The Spanish American War.
(d) The Revolutionary War.
6. What does Davy wish on the first night of the tracking?
(a) He had never seen the elephant.
(b) He had been stronger.
(c) He had brought his dog.
(d) He had not come on the hunt.
7. How many wives could David have if he lived in Africa?
(a) As many as he wanted.
8. How old is Davy when he tracks the elephant?
9. Who convinces David to dismiss his threat after confronting Catherine about showing Marita the manuscript?
(d) His publisher.
10. About what does David dream after finishing his short story?
(a) Marrying Marita.
(c) Drinking absinthe.
(d) Catherine's dying.
11. What does Catherine do after David eats in Chapter 20?
(a) Drinks some whiskey.
(b) Takes a nap.
(c) Goes swimming.
12. What does David do after Catherine leaves after burning the stories?
(a) Heads to the beach.
(b) Goes for a drive.
(d) Goes to a bar.
13. On what kind of terrain is the bull elephant found?
(a) Grassy plain.
(b) Cooled lava.
(d) Harsh rocks.
14. How does Catherine get keys to David's workroom?
(a) She hires a locksmith.
(b) She findsa them in his shorts.
(c) She enters through Marita's room.
(d) She finds a spare.
15. What does David drink with his breakfast after Catherine leaves after burning the stories?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Marita ask David to do when they are alone and speaking about Catherine?
2. Where does David go the minute he gets back from the beach with Catherine and Marita?
3. What does Marita want David to do everyday in town?
4. What does Catherine drink when she returns from Cannes?
5. What are Marita and Catherine drinking when David finds them and confronts Catherine about showing Marita his manuscript?
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