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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 was Maya Deren's principle profession?
2. Where was Maya Deren born?
3. What friend asked Anatole to collaborate on a magazine piece on jazz music in Chapter 11?
(a) Meyer Schapiro.
(b) Erich Fromm.
(c) John Leonard.
(d) Milton Klonsky.
4. Although Anatole aspired to be an intellectual, when he read a book, he made sure he kept an eye on __________.
(a) The weather.
(b) His bag.
(c) The birds.
(d) The real world.
5. What did Anatole open before taking Sheri to bed in Chapter 10?
(a) The oven.
(c) A book.
Short Answer Questions
1. For Anatole, sex with Sheri never became what kind of experience?
2. Tropic of Capricorn was banned in the United States until what year?
3. What had Sheri turned on in the middle of the night in Chapter 10?
4. In Chapter 16, Delmore asked Anatole to accompany him where to help him decide which new suit to buy?
5. What illness led to Saul's death?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was Anatole's reaction to Caitlin Thomas' advances in Chapter 15?
2. Where did Anatole move after leaving his parents' home in Chapter 12? How did he feel about the move?
3. What did Anatole question about Sheri's "message" in Chapter 10 when he found her in the middle of the night?
4. What story did Anatole relate to Delmore Schwartz in Chapter 14?
5. How did Anatole describe his friend Saul Silverman in Chapter 13?
6. Where did Anatole go after leaving Sheri in Chapter 11? How did he feel about the location?
7. What was Delmore's response to Anatole's story in Chapter 14?
8. How were Anatole's and Sheri's experiences of sex described in Chapter 10?
9. Where did Anatole discover Sheri after leaving class in Chapter 11? What was his reaction?
10. What did Anatole stop to pick up at Sheri's apartment in Chapter 12? What did he take with him?
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