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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the code word Sam uses in a letter to let Joan know that authorities believe she is dead?
(a) All clear.
(c) Be well.
(d) Good luck!
2. Why does Joan hide her career as a novelist from Arthur?
(a) He would feel jealous.
(b) She thinks he will disapprove.
(c) She wants to surprise him later.
(d) The publisher forbid it.
3. What new thing does Joan try in Chapter 10?
(d) Automatic writing.
4. Who is E.P. Revele?
(a) Mr. Stewart.
(b) Mrs. Symons.
(d) Leda Sprott.
5. Who does Arthur want Joan to meet when he takes her to Young Lok Gardens to celebrate?
(a) His boss.
(b) His parents.
(c) Dan and Marlene Pugh.
6. Where does Joan find her manuscript?
(a) Under the bed.
(b) In the sweater drawer.
(c) In the underwear drawer.
(d) In a suitcase.
7. What does Joan buy in Rome?
(b) Portable typewriter.
8. How does Joan view the two types of people in life?
(a) Heavy or thin.
(b) Ugly or beautiful.
(c) Happy or depressed.
(d) Calm or tense.
9. Why does Joan begin to fear Paul?
(a) He becomes jealous and begins to follow her.
(b) He listens to her phone conversations.
(c) He tells her he's leaving her.
(d) He has a gun.
10. How does Paul escape from Poland during the Russian Invasion?
(c) By ski.
11. What does Joan's father say about how her mother died?
(a) She died in her sleep.
(b) She was sick for a long time.
(c) She had a terrible illness.
(d) That she fell down the stairs and broke her neck.
12. When Joan returns to Arthur's flat in England, who is she surprised to see standing in the middle of the parlor?
(a) A new roommate.
(b) Arthur's fellow protestor.
(d) Her mother.
13. What kind of accident does Joan use to fake her death?
(b) Falling off a bridge.
(c) Boating accident.
(d) Car accident.
14. Who is Mavis Quilp?
(a) Paul's pseudonym.
(b) A neighbor.
(c) Joan's elderly aunt.
(d) Paul's mother.
15. What title does the publisher give Joan's new book?
(a) Glass Wings & Icicle Teeth.
(b) Lady Oracle.
(c) Love Sonnets.
(d) The RedGold Lady.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Joan see at the Canadian National Exhibition?
2. In Chapter 5, what does Joan's mother chastise her about?
3. Who is near Joan's car when she returns from the post office in Terremoto?
4. What does Joan hide from Arthur about her past?
5. What is the profession of Joan's father?
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