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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How many years pass between the rejection at the market place and Florentino's repeated vows upon the death of her husband?
2. What other event earlier in the novel lead to a disagreement with Fermina and Dr. Urbino?
(a) Fight over soap
(b) Fight over shampoo
(c) Fight over children
(d) Fight over where to live
3. Which of the following means the same as impertinence?
4. What business did Florentino's father help to found?
(a) Riverboat Incorporated
(b) Riverboat Company of Columbia
(c) River Company of the Caribbean
(d) River Company of Columbia
5. Which of the following is NOT a plague that affected people in this time period in Columbia?
(b) Civil War
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens to Florentino as he waits for a response to his letter from Fermina?
2. How old is Florentino in this chapter?
3. Why had Florentino maintained his virginity even through his days at the brothel?
4. Who finally gives in and ends the estrangement of Fermina living with her cousin?
5. When did Florentino stop living with his mother?
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