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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. Who reported that Anatole stole a painting in Chapter 12?
(b) John Leonard.
(c) Detective Scanlon.
(d) Saul Silverman.
2. What did Anatole take with him from the empty apartment in Chapter 12?
(a) A necklace.
(b) A painting.
(c) Sheri's coat.
(d) His umbrella.
3. What did Anatole do with Sheri after her surprise visit in Chapter 11?
(a) Went to dinner.
(b) Went home with her.
(c) Took her to church.
(d) Kicked her out.
4. Where did Anatole find Sheri one night in Chapter 10?
(b) In a doorway.
(c) In the kitchen.
(d) In the bathroom.
5. Who wrote Tropic of Capricorn?
(a) Henry Miller.
(b) Anatole Broyard.
(c) Caitlin Thomas.
(d) Alexandra Broyard.
Short Answer Questions
1. Saul Silverman prefaced telling Anatole about his illness by making him agree to __________.
2. What did Anatole fear his father would see when Sheri went flailing in the chair in Chapter 11?
3. What did Saul Silverman's mother blame for his illness?
4. When Anatole had asked Sheri what a painting meant to her after she finished it, she told him that he'd never be a man until he could live without ___________.
5. Where was Dylan Thomas born?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who arrived at Anatole's door in Chapter 12? Why?
2. What did the upper middle-class girls which Anatole knew grow up reading? How did this impact them romantically?
3. Where did Anatole move after leaving his parents' home in Chapter 12? How did he feel about the move?
4. What had happened once Pablito returned in Anatole's story in Chapter 14?
5. What story did Anatole relate to Delmore Schwartz in Chapter 14?
6. What scene took place with Dylan Thomas' wife in Chapter 15?
7. Where did Anatole encounter the writer Dylan Thomas and his wife in Chapter 15?
8. What did Saul reveal to Anatole at Prospect Park? On what condition did he speak to him?
9. What did Anatole stop to pick up at Sheri's apartment in Chapter 12? What did he take with him?
10. What led to Sheri flying out of a chair in Chapter 11? What did Anatole do?
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