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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. How does Nora handle Bill's lies regarding Gennifer?
(a) She goes into denial.
(b) She discredits them.
(c) She rationalized them away.
(d) She knows the truth.
2. After the Bill and Monica affair, how does Nora view Bill and his character?
(a) He's a misogynist.
(b) He's a dirty politician.
(c) He's a hypocrite.
(d) He's a chauvinist.
3. What does Nora believe Bill did as a result of his affair with Monica?
(a) Throw away a great woman.
(b) Throw away their relationship.
(c) Throw away hope for a nation.
(d) Throw away the Presidency.
4. What does Nora say comes with age?
5. What has happened in New York that does not detour Nora Ephron from living there?
(a) The rise of the crime rate.
(c) Neighborhood prostitution rings.
(d) Political corruption.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was one of Nora's favorite foods?
2. What does one want to have when they are younger and could really use?
3. What does Nora savor after she has found the strudel?
4. What magazine article does Nora write when she realizes her life has changed and she is now a writer?
5. What does Nora cause the reader to think about as they read about where she lives?
Short Essay Questions
1. What favorite food does Nora share about?
2. Why does Nora believe she was never propositioned by JFK?
3. Describe Nora's job at the White House.
4. Why happens one day when JFK walks by Nora one day?
5. What is the theme of the chapter?
6. What event leads to Nora's personal story of being an intern at the White House while JFK was President?
7. Describe Nora and Bill's relationship in the beginning?
8. What is the relationship that Nora draws between the reader and a diver?
9. What happens to Nora when she is seven months pregnant that changes the course of her life entirely?
10. What are the advantages of Nora's neighborhood?
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