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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 Jude discover that Arabella has left him?
(a) She has a messenger deliver the news.
(b) He reads about it in the newspaper.
(c) He returns to an empty house.
(d) She leaves him a cruel message on the fridge.
2. What causes Jude to be fired from his first job as a youth?
(a) He plays with other kids instead of trying to beg for food and money.
(b) He steals a customer's shoes.
(c) He gets into too much trouble nearly every day.
(d) He is caught feeding the birds he is supposed to scare away.
3. What religious location does Jude go to to see Sue before he actually talks to her?
(a) The Church prison.
(b) A nunnery.
(d) The church Sunday school.
4. What kind of job does Sue have when Jude finds her?
(a) She is a model for the town's artists.
(b) She is a baker.
(c) She is a schoolteacher.
(d) She makes religious art.
5. Where do Sue and Mr. Phillotson take schoolchildren on a field trip?
(a) To the city park.
(b) To the oldest church in town.
(c) To a movie.
(d) To see a model of Jerusalem.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Jude pick up Arabella on their first real outing?
2. Why does Jude not approach Sue when he first sees her?
3. When was "Jude the Obscure" first published?
4. Why do Sue and Jude not make it back to Christminster after a trip to a museum in a nearby town?
5. Where does Jude arrange to meet Sue for the first time?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Jude react when Arabella tells him she is pregnant?
2. How does Sue react to Jude when he suggests the scandal at the school might blow over?
3. Why does Jude's aunt lament the fact that he is living with her?
4. Why does Jude take a job with a stonemason when he arrives in Christminster?
5. What two main things leave Jude feeling unwanted in his youth?
6. Why is Jude vulnerable to trouble with the police when he works as a driver for his aunt's bakery delivery cart?
7. What does Jude's aunt warn him about Sue?
8. Why is Jude reluctant to leave his studies to meet Arabella for the first time?
9. What does Jude's aunt tell him when he arrives at her house after his big fight with Arabella?
10. What specifically does Jude overhear Arabella's friends talking about in regard to her false pregnancy?
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