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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. What will happen if Monica doesn't give her husband what he wants?
(a) Monica's husband will hit her.
(b) Monica will be told to leave.
(c) Monica will be told to stay at the hotel until she does.
(d) Monica's husband will take a lover.
2. What was the first thing that David ever said to Edith?
(a) "I love your perfume."
(b) "I must be getting back to the Rooms."
(c) "Your eyes are beautiful."
(d) "I think that I have found love at first sight."
3. Who does Edith see while sitting outside at the cafe downtown?
(a) Jennifer Pusey riding in a car.
(b) The tall woman chasing her little dog.
(c) David walking down the street.
(d) Iris Pusey riding in a car.
4. What does Monica's husband want?
(a) An affair.
(b) An heir.
(c) A divorce.
(d) A dog.
5. What does Monica say about Jennifer?
(a) Monica says that Jennifer is a very nice person.
(b) Monica says that Jennifer is annoying.
(c) Monica says that Jennifer is entirely straightforward.
(d) Monica says that Jennifer is entirely stuck up.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the woman who has carried around a dog, nameless up to this point in the story?
2. When Edith dresses and goes downstairs for dinner for the first time, who is giving off the rosy scent in the air?
3. What does Edith buy when she goes shopping?
4. Who does Iris Pusey say that Edith's face reminds her of?
5. Why does Edith close her eyes once seated at the dinner table for the first time?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Iris do that makes Edith understand that she is not comfortable socially unless in the dominant position?
2. What about the relationship between Iris and Jennifer is Edith jealous about?
3. Who initiates the meeting between Edith and Monica?
4. What does Monica tell Edith about Mme. de Bonnevil and her son?
5. Why is Edith at the hotel in the beginning of the book?
6. What does Edith say n her letter to David about shopping?
7. What is required to become a guest at the Hotel du Lac?
8. Why does Edith hear a scream from the Pusey room?
9. How do Penelope and Edith differ when it comes to men?
10. Does Iris like Monica?
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