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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the deserter wish to do some time later?
(a) Write his memoirs for publication.
(b) Be forgiven and rejoin the League.
(c) Expose the League's secrets.
(d) Gain the confidence of the League Speaker.
2. What belief does H.H. say he is sadly sure of?
(a) The original League document is in Leo's bag.
(b) He will never meet Princess Fatima.
(c) His health will weaken befor the Journey is complete.
(d) His friend, Lukas, is a liar.
3. What leads to heated arguments within the group at the beginning of Part II?
(a) Whether or not to continue the journey.
(b) H.H.'s very bad temper.
(c) The leader's inablilty to gain the group's confidence.
(d) The possible loss of an important document.
4. According to H.H. what is new to the group in Part II?
(a) Their leader.
(b) Their disputes.
(c) Their goals.
(d) Their spirituality.
5. What does H.H. says happens when he examines things too closely?
(a) They come into sharp relief.
(b) They become a heavy burden.
(c) They slip away and dissolve.
(d) THey are imprinted forever in his memory.
6. In Part I, what does the narrator believe is his great fortune?
(a) To belong to the League.
(b) To be a gifted writer.
(c) To find a rare map.
(d) To inherit a modest fortune.
7. What doubts do H.H.'s memory of the journey and participants of the World War share?
(a) Whether others care what happened to them.
(b) Whether they will ever forget.
(c) Whether their story is worth telling.
(d) Whether or not they really experienced it.
8. How does the narrator describe his country at the end of the World War?
(a) It is under the rule of a strong dictator.
(b) It is enjoying a new prosperity.
(c) It is settling into a democratic time.
(d) It is full of saviors and prophets.
9. In Part II, another person on the journey claims what about certain writings?
(a) They are important German writings.
(b) They are original characters known only by the master.
(c) They are understood only by League members.
(d) They are writings in French and Hebrew.
10. What does H.H. believe is the most memorable event in Part II?
(a) The disspersion of the League.
(b) Leo's disappearance.
(c) The death of the leader.
(d) Their arrival in Italy.
11. How is Leo described by H.H. in Part II?
(a) He is no longer important to the journey.
(b) He is a thief.
(c) He has a handsome face and good humor.
(d) He is old and wise.
12. How does the narrator describe the times early in Part I?
(a) Prosperous times.
(b) Difficult times.
(c) Painful times.
(d) Remarkable times.
13. Who does the narrator meet in Part I and love immediately?
14. In Part I, what does the narrator say that several other authors claim?
(a) They are brothers of the League
(b) They have traveled the world.
(c) They have give accurate descriptions of the East.
(d) They are experts in archeology.
15. What does H.H. say no longer exists in the group?
(a) The strength to stay on the journey.
(b) The ability to remain in the League.
(c) The desire to reach their individual goals.
(d) The desire to maintain unity.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the narrator do at the end of his probation year in the League?
2. According to H.H., what does the disappearance of a particular member threaten?
3. What unmerited reputation does the League have in Part I?
4. What does the Leader say about "grace" in Part I?
5. Who preserves the memory of Hohenstaufen?
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