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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. At what stage of Sacks' career does he encounter the main character of Chapter Four?
(a) As a doctor in the middle of his career practice
(b) As a resident
(c) As a young medical student
(d) As a young doctor
2. How does the main character regain control of his/her body?
(a) Help from family
(b) Her ears
(c) A wheelchair
(d) Her eyes
3. Sacks' patients are typically:
(b) Mentally handicapped
(c) Mentally impaired
4. What was the main character's previous occupation?
(a) English Teacher
(b) Math Teacher
(c) History Teacher
(d) Gym Teacher
5. The main character in this chapter has which affliction?
Short Answer Questions
1. What are the agents that spread the main character's disorder?
2. Sacks is a:
3. The main character does not like his treatment. How does he/she cope?
4. What is proprioception?
5. What is the main character's most frustrating disability?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Mr. MacGregor work to compensate for his disorder?
2. How is Mrs. S treated? What is a treatment that she despises?
3. What is the source of the twins' ability? How can they lose their ability?
4. What is Witty Ticcy Ray's disorder? How does it hurt him? How does it benefit him?
5. What is the twins' unique ability? In what venues do they use it? Does it give them intelligence in other areas?
6. What disorder to Jimmie have? What is it called? What does it involve? Can patients with this disorder make progress?
7. What is the connection between Christina's dream and her ailment?
8. What is the main character's affliction? How it is treated?
9. How does Sacks see the relationship between memory and life? How does Sacks see the connection in Jimmie G.?
10. What is the main character's disorder? How does it compare to Witty Ticcy Ray's? How does she handle it on the street?
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