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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following adjectives does Mantini use to describe Lucia's body during her pregnancy?
2. When Mantini's building is spray painted, what language is the vandalism written in?
3. What does the word "ebrio" mean?
4. How did Mantini feel when he witnessed Dan and Lucia together?
5. When Ben pushes Carla onto the terrace, what part of her body is cut?
(a) Her wrist.
(b) Her shoulder.
(c) Her neck.
(d) Her thigh.
6. Which of the following "political groups" took over Italy when Mantini was a small boy?
(a) The Dictators.
(b) The Socialists.
(c) The Fascists.
(d) The Communists.
7. Which of the following male characters believes that men have "husbandly rights," and that women "belong" to their husbands?
8. When discussing Ben with Mantini, which of the following adjectives does Carla use to describe her husband?
9. How did Lucia die?
(a) She had a heart attack.
(b) She drowned.
(c) She died in childbirth.
(d) She was hit by a car.
10. How does Mantini feel about his seduction of Carla?
(a) He knows he could seduce Carla easily.
(b) He is not interested in seducing Carla.
(c) He does not know if Carla is interested in him.
(d) He is worried about Ben's retalliation for the seduction of his wife.
11. How many children does Mantini have?
(a) Four sons.
(b) Three daughters.
(c) Two sons.
(d) One daughter.
12. How does Mohammad get to Carla's house for work?
(a) He rides a bicycle.
(b) He drives his car.
(c) He takes the train.
(d) He walks.
13. Which of the following is Ben most willing to invest his money into?
(a) His car.
(b) His marriage.
(d) His home.
14. How old is the watcher who agrees to keep an eye on Ben's car?
(a) He is a middle-aged man.
(b) He is an elderly man.
(c) He is a young boy.
(d) He is a teenager.
15. What type of shop does Mantini own?
(a) A candle shop.
(b) A crepe shop.
(c) A candy shop.
(d) A crystal shop.
Short Answer Questions
1. After witnessing Ben's interaction with the watcher, which of the following best describes Carla's reaction?
2. Which of the following is NOT something Ben has adopted from the Libyan locals during his time in Tripoli?
3. What does Mantini send to Carla's home at the same time as her first order from his shop?
4. What is Mohammad's title in the novel?
5. What new facial hair has Ben grown when he greets Carla?
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