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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. How does the main character's emotions change when he wakes up from his nap?
(a) Upbeat and joyful
(b) Fearful and uneasy
(c) Agitated and angry
(d) Calm and even tempered
2. Who is the main character of the chapter?
(b) Jimmie G.
(c) Madeline J.
(d) Mr. P.
3. How does the remedy work?
(a) It helps him/her to be independent
(b) It helps him/her go the bathroom properly
(c) It increases the amount of food he/she eats
(d) It helps him/her with personal hygiene
4. Sacks sees his patients as:
(a) Real people
(b) Mere case studies
(d) Mere medical files
5. How do the main character's nurses help him/her fix his/her disability?
(a) Putting a food tray out of reach.
(b) Recommending surgery.
(c) Giving the patient electroshock therapy.
(d) Putting medicine in the patient's IV.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which medicine is used to calm down the main character?
2. Who is the main character of this chapter?
3. Why is the main character confused?
4. What does Sacks call his chapters?
5. Sacks' book is different from a college textbook in that it:
Short Essay Questions
1. How do observes view the main character, given his inability to recognize that his leg hasn't been replaced?
2. How does Sacks react to Mrs. B's view about her own condition?
3. Why does Sacks think that phantom limb syndrome might be importantly beneficial to a patient who has lost a limb?
4. What is Mrs. S condition? What is its cause? What are some of her symptoms?
5. How does Sacks see the theme of 'what science leaves out' play into the chapter? What does he thinks this leaves out?
6. What is Sacks's attitude towards his patients?
7. Who are the two main character's in this chapter? What is their affliction called and what does it generally consist in?
8. Who is the main character in this chapter? What is his affliction? How does it affect him?
9. What is Mr. MacGregor's disorder? How does he discover it?
10. What is Witty Ticcy Ray's disorder? How does it hurt him? How does it benefit him?
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