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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What happens to the prices of second line antibiotics after World Health Organization's new policies for MDR-TB in 2002?
(a) They rise.
(b) They go up and down continually.
(c) They decline.
(d) They remain the same.
2. When the patient named John is referred by Paul Farmer and sent for treatment, what disease does he have?
(b) Kawasaki's Disease.
3. Who does Paul Farmer borrow money from to pay for the 2002 expansion while waiting for the Global Fund money to arrive?
(a) Bill Gates.
(b) Tom White.
(c) A commerical bank in Peru.
(d) A commercial bank in Boston.
4. Who does Paul Farmer say that the women of Haiti caught HIV from?
(a) Soldiers and truck drivers.
(b) Their husbands.
(d) Politicians and poachers.
5. By what year do mathematical models predict HIV infections will reach 100 million?
6. Who pays for the interest payments on Paul Farmer's 2002 expansion loan?
(a) PIH employees with the highest salaries.
(b) Doctors from Massachusetts General Hospital.
(c) Church members from South Carolina.
(d) Medical interns from Harvard.
7. What result does the petition for electricity made by citizens of Cange have?
(a) Their petition is ignored.
(b) They receive power for a few hours a day.
(c) Their petition is denied.
(d) Zanmi Lasante is bombed by the military.
8. How does Paul Farmer feel about his rotations at Brigham and Women's Hospital?
(a) They are useful to help him refuel.
(b) They are a waste of time that could be spent in Haiti.
(c) They are a necessary evil.
(d) They are intellectually stimulating.
9. Where does the book stay that AIDS patients in Cuba were quarantined?
(a) At a hospital in Havana.
(b) At a clinic called Socios de Cuba.
(c) At a prison in Havana.
(d) Near Havana in a country side hacienda.
10. What are the twin pandemics referred to in the Afterword of Mountains Beyond Mountains?
(a) Tueberculosis and dysentry.
(b) AIDS and tuberculosis.
(c) Tuberculosis and MDR-TB.
(d) AIDS and HIV.
11. Why does Paul Farmer tell Tracy Kidder that he can't slow down a pace he knows is much too fast?
(a) He's afraid someone will die needlessly.
(b) He's chasing a moving goal.
(c) He's afraid Catherine will be disappointed in him.
(d) He can't seem to locate the brake.
12. In the O for the P section, what is it said that Paul Farmer was able to defy?
(a) Laws of the body.
(c) The local authorities.
(d) Religious dictates.
13. Where are the two characters in Mountains Beyond Mountains headed at the end of the story?
(a) To an operating room in Zanmi Lasante.
(b) On an eleven hour journey to visit patients.
(c) To France.
(d) To a medical conference in Russia.
14. Who does Paul Farmer say the only men on Haiti who experience economic stability are?
(a) Military dictators.
(b) Soldiers and truck drivers.
(c) Doctors and foreigners.
(d) Politicians and poachers.
15. What countries does Paul Farmer approach for assistance with the doctors and money he needs in A Light Month for Travel?
(a) France and the United States.
(b) Cuba and France.
(c) Cuba and Peru.
(d) The United States and Peru.
Short Answer Questions
1. What additional treatment does Paul Farmer want to bring to Haiti in A Light Month for Travel?
2. What is Lascahobas?
3. What does Paul Farmer write to Tracy Kidder in regards to the blood bank in Cange?
4. What three things does Paul Farmer say are co-infectious in his second lecture in Cuba?
5. What expansion does Paul Farmer begin in the summer of 2002?
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