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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. Why did the main character in 'A Gentle Spirit' like to upset the girl?
(a) He avoided temptation that way.
(b) He was more amused that way.
(c) He felt closer to her that way.
(d) He learned more about her that way.
2. How is the person described who tugs the man in 'The Dream of a Ridiculous Man'?
3. Why does the main character in 'The Peasant Marey' talk about his childhood?
(a) He has bad memories.
(b) There are important things to know.
(c) It makes him feel better.
(d) He wants the reader to know him.
4. What is biologically strange about the crocodile?
(a) It is cold inside.
(b) It does not have teeth.
(c) It has a live man inside.
(d) It is empty inside.
5. What does the man in 'The Dream of a Ridiculous Man' say everyone knows about him?
(a) He is foolish.
(b) He is ambitious.
(c) He is young.
(d) He is wise.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of post had Mr. Pralinsky recently taken?
2. How does the girl in 'A Gentle Spirit' die?
3. What is the occupation of the main character in 'The Peasant Marey'?
4. Why was the main character in 'The Peasant Marey' accused of?
5. What is the title of the first part of 'A Gentle Spirit'?
Short Essay Questions
1. What affects does alcohol have on the men in 'An Unpleasant Predicament'?
2. What happens to the scared little boy in 'The Heavenly Christmas Tree'?
3. What did the girl in 'A Gentle Spirit' hope to accomplish by meeting with a young lieutenant?
4. How was the wedding in 'An Unpleasant Predicament' ruined?
5. What sits constantly on the man's table in 'The Dream of a Ridiculous Man'?
6. How did the pawnbroker say that he became successful in business?
7. How was Mr. Pralinsky raised?
8. What do people tell the wife of the man in the Crocodile choose to do about her situation?
9. Why has Stepan invited friends to a meeting in 'An Unpleasant Predicament'?
10. How does the narrator of 'The Heavenly Christmas Tree' introduce himself?
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