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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Dr. Montague claim to be?
(a) A pilgrim and a wanderer
(b) A philosopher and a gentleman
(c) A student of phenomenon
(d) A scientist and a realist

2. Why does Dr. Montague invite Luke Sanderson to the house?
(a) Luke had an experience with poltergeist as a child.
(b) Luke's family owns the house.
(c) Luke lived in a haunted house as a child.
(d) Luke is psychic.

3. What happened to the last person who attempted to leave Hill House after dark?
(a) He lost his fortune in the stock market.
(b) His horse bolted into a tree in a turn in the drive.
(c) The town thought he was insane and put him in the hospital.
(d) His car drove off a cliff.

4. Who opens the door?
(a) Theo
(b) Dr. Montague
(c) Mrs. Dudley
(d) Luke

5. What warning did Dr. Montague receive about Hill House?
(a) To never stay overnight
(b) To take a gun when visiting
(c) To only go there with a psychic
(d) To stay away

6. What surprises Theo about the position of Hill House?
(a) That it is so far from town.
(b) That it is between the hills rather than on top.
(c) That it is on top of the hills, rather than protected in the middle of them.
(d) That it is set so far back from the main gate.

7. Who was accused of breaking into the house at night and stealing things?
(a) The young companion.
(b) The younger Crain sister.
(c) The housekeeper.
(d) The older sister.

8. How does Eleanor introduce herself?
(a) As an artist's model
(b) As a caretaker
(c) As a nurse
(d) As an unemployed actress

9. Who committed suicide in Hill House?
(a) The young companion.
(b) The other daughter.
(c) The son.
(d) The widow.

10. What happens when Eleanor opens the curtains over the window?
(a) Eleanor sees someone staring in.
(b) A bird flies inside.
(c) Nothing, the windows are boarded up.
(d) Nothing, the windows are too thick to allow light in.

11. How does Theo insist she and Eleanor should dress?
(a) In brightly colored clothes
(b) In work clothes
(c) In comfortable clothes
(d) In sexually appealing clothes

12. Who tries to stop Eleanor from going through the gates at Hill House?
(a) Mr. Dudley
(b) Dr. Montague
(c) Luke Sanderson
(d) Mrs. Dudley

13. How does Hill House affect Eleanor?
(a) Eleanor is blissfully unaware of the evil around her.
(b) Eleanor is paralyzed with fear.
(c) Eleanor is happy to just be out of her sister's house.
(d) Eleanor is enthusiastic about the investigation.

14. What kind of cup does Eleanor hear a little girl cry over?
(a) A cup of moons
(b) A cup of stars
(c) A pink cup
(d) A cup with bears on it

15. What do Theo and Eleanor think will disappoint Mrs. Dudley?
(a) That they did not make their beds.
(b) That they survived the night.
(c) That they do not plan to have breakfast.
(d) That they do not plan to help with the housework.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where did Dr. Montague hear of Hill House?

2. What does Theo theorize the house contains?

3. What does Eleanor dislike her sister for?

4. What happened at Eleanor's house when she was twelve?

5. In what house does Eleanor pretend she lives?

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