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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 does Tristan learn when he visits Alfred in the hospital?
(a) Samuel has returned home.
(b) Samuel is missing.
(c) Samuel has died.
(d) Samuel married the homesteader's daughter.
2. What poet does Isabel invite for dinner?
(a) Emily Dickinson.
(b) John Ashbery.
(c) Ralph Waldo Emerson.
(d) Amy Lowell.
3. He writes in his journal, thinking again about what?
(b) His daughter.
(c) Becoming a cook.
(d) Quitting and giving away all his money.
4. He walks home the next morning and is upset by seeing what?
(a) An old black man in a puddle of vomit and a diseased tree.
(b) No one on the street.
(c) Trash all over the road.
(d) Homeless people sleeping in a tent.
5. How long does Ludlow stay in his room after his sons leave?
(a) A day.
(b) A week.
(c) A year.
(d) A month.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens when Tristan tries to calm Susannah?
2. At a celebratory dinner, they all watch another party which is rich from what?
3. What happens when the officers shoot their rifles into the air aimlessly?
4. When the psychiatrist asks what interests him, how does Nordstrom answer?
5. Nordstrom goes to the ceremony and reception for Sonia's college graduation and is somehow surprised about what?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the consequences for Tristan's beating of the officer?
2. How does Tristan spend seven years with his new wife?
3. What takes place at the meeting between Nordstrom, Sarah, and Slats?
4. How does Alfred feel about Susannah? Does she feel the same in return?
5. How does Nordstrom spend his time at his going-away party?
6. What does Nordstrom write in his diary?
7. What does Phillip discuss philosophically that seems to upset Nordstrom?
8. What happens once Alfred arrives?
9. What happens when Tristan comes down with dysentery?
10. What does Nordstrom do to Berto?
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