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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. What, according to this book, do most "typical" moms do?
(a) Drink sherry and go shopping.
(b) Spend time with their children.
(c) Work in an exciting career.
(d) Homeschool their children.
2. Why did Claudia also want to be tutored like her brother, as mentioned in Chapter 2?
(a) She was bored.
(b) The class was free.
(c) The tutor was cute.
(d) She wanted the same opportunity.
3. Who delivers Claudia's story about the desert to the censor's office?
(c) Her mother.
4. What is the name of the club where the celebration in Chapter 2 takes place?
(a) The Place.
(b) The Gargoyle.
(c) The Pub.
(d) The Cyclops.
5. Who lives with Harry?
(a) Lisa, Claudia and Jasper.
(b) Lisa and their daughters.
(c) Lisa and their two sons.
(d) Lisa and one son, one daugher.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old was Lisa when she got married?
2. Who was not invited to Lisa's baptism?
3. What does Claudia say killed her father?
4. According to Claudia, what's more important in history?
5. What was the name of Jasper's father?
Short Essay Questions
1. What makes Sylvia uncomfortable about Gordon's relationship with Claudia and how does she handle it?
2. Which country will play a central role in Claudia's history of the world and why?
3. Discuss Claudia's thoughts on infants and young children. When was she most interested in her own daughter?
4. In Chapter 8, how does Claudia juggle her work schedule when she spends time with Tom during his leave?
5. Describe Jasper.
6. How does Sylvia feel about living in the U.S. for six months out of the year?
7. What is part of Jasper's attraction to Claudia?
8. Give an example from Chapter 6 that shows Claudia's inability to share true emotional intimacy.
9. How old is Claudia when she becomes agnostic? What causes her decision?
10. How does young Claudia learn where babies come from?
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