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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What color would the flag ships fly to indicate someone on board suffered from cholera?
2. What does Florentino tell his uncle is the only thing he cares about?
3. Which of the following characters is a cousin to Fermina?
(a) De Saint-Amour
4. How long were Fermina and Dr. Urbino away on their second honeymoon?
(a) 2 months
(b) 2 years
(c) 3 years
(d) 3 months
5. Where do the rumors indicate that Fermina has fled when she leaves the city?
(a) To another country
(b) A hospital for the rich
(c) Her cousin's house
(d) To the countryside
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following items did she NOT auction off?
2. Which character in the story felt that old age held no promise and no joy?
3. At what event do Fermina and Florentino next meet face to face?
4. How does Florentino suffer physically after he is thrown out of Fermina's home?
5. Which character has the more optimistic view of aging?
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