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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 is placed on the narrator as he is admitted into the League?
(a) The League ring is placed on his finger.
(b) A black fez with a red tassle and gold crescent.
(c) A simple brown robe with a cowl.
(d) A brilliant purple cape with gold embroidery.
2. In Part I, what does the narrator realize about the Journey East?
(a) It is a procession of believers moving towards the East.
(b) It is a long and difficult journey.
(c) It brings full enlightment to each traveler.
(d) It is a single pilgrmage.
3. What happens to H.H.'s first attempt to tell his story?
(a) He loses his journal.
(b) He is too sad to remember the events.
(c) He believes the journey is not worth remembering.
(d) He is brought to a halt by a single, small episode.
4. In Part I, how does the narrator describe encounters with different parties?
(a) As pleasant, festive days.
(b) As difficult and confusing.
(c) Parties ban together for the rest of the journey.
(d) Different parties are very secretive.
5. Where do many of the journey members believe League documents are deposited?
(a) In the League Library at Zurich.
(b) In four old capitals.
(c) In an ancient Greek library.
(d) In a temple in Rome.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the narrator's vow to the League forbid him to do?
2. How does the narrator describe the times early in Part I?
3. What unmerited reputation does the League have in Part I?
4. According to H.H. what is new to the group in Part II?
5. What does the Leader say about "grace" in Part I?
Short Essay Questions
1. In Part I why does H.H. insist that other authors who claim to be members of the League and write travel diaries are not telling the truth?
2. What is Morbio Inferiore?
3. Describe what happens to upset the journey members as Part II begins.
4. In Part I, why does H.H. say it is his "destiny" to join in a great experience?
5. What reason does H.H. give in Part I about readers of his memoirs not comprehending them?
6. Why do you think H.H. compares his journey to a comet?
7. In Part II, what is the confusion among the members over a missing document?
8. What extraordinary thing happens to each member of the journey in Morbio Inferore?
9. In Part II, does H.H. believe he can tell his story?
10. What can be determined about H.H.'s mood as he begins his journey in Part I?
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