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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. Harriet suggests engaging investigators who disguise themselves as what?
(a) A shipping company.
(b) A maid service.
(c) A bank.
(d) A typing bureau.
2. Several of Harriet's classmates ask her about which Lord?
(a) Arnold Trent.
(b) Roger Stokes.
(c) Peter Wimsey.
(d) Saint-George Wimsey.
3. How were the notes written?
(a) By hand.
(b) From newspaper clippings.
(c) From book clippings.
(d) By typewriter.
4. Peter's nephew asks Harriet to forget about whom?
(a) The Viennese singer.
(b) Mr. Pomfret.
(c) The culprit of the Shrewsbury mysteries.
5. Who hates Oxford and attends only because of her parents' wishes?
(a) Miss Cattermole.
(b) Miss Mollison.
(c) Miss Briggs.
(d) Miss Flaxman.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who tells Harriet about being accosted by a person who might be the poltergeist?
2. After the Gaudy Dinner, who invites Harriet for coffee?
3. When Harriet visits Saint-George in the hospital the second time, what does she help him with?
4. What has Peter broken when he takes Harriet to dinner after her return from Oxford?
5. When telling her about the New Library vandalism, what does Harriet smell in Miss Burrow the librarian's room?
Short Essay Questions
1. Does Harriet learn anything about the poltergeist from the night when the fuses were removed?
2. How does Saint-George embarrass himself in front of Harriet?
3. Why is Sunday the best part of a Gaudy?
4. What happens to Jukes in Chapter 9?
5. How have Harriet's classmates changed from when they graduated to when she saw them again at the unveiling of the clock?
6. How do Harriet's classmates and former professors receive her?
7. What does Harriet learn from Arbuthnot about Peter?
8. Why does Harriet offer to help Miss Lydgate with her proofs?
9. Why is Saint-George unable to keep his lunch appointment with Harriet?
10. Describe Harriet and Peter's relationship from the time of Harriet's return from Europe to her weekend at the Gaudy.
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