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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Doctors from what hospital donate services to help with cases that Paul Farmer sends them that are outside out the Partners in Health budget?
(a) Hospital Nacional Hipólito Unanue
(b) Massachusetts General Hospital.
(c) Children's Hospital in Boston.
(d) Hospital Nacional Arzobispo Loayza
2. What two characters are present at the end of Mountains Beyond Mountains?
(a) The author and Paul Farmer.
(b) Paul Farmer and a young patient.
(c) Jim Yong Kim and Paul Farmer.
(d) Paul Famer and Catherine.
3. What is Paul Farmer's opinion on the role of the rich in poverty?
(a) Until the rich are forced to live like paupers, nothing will ever change.
(b) Rich people are obligated to care for the poor.
(c) While they can't be blamed, they must act now.
(d) The rich create it and encourage poverty by their lack of response.
4. How much money does Paul Farmer borrow to pay for the 2002 expansion while waiting for the Global Fund money to arrive?
(a) $10 million.
(b) $2 million.
5. When the patient named John is referred by Paul Farmer and sent for treatment, what disease does he have?
(d) Kawasaki's Disease.
6. What is Paul Farmer's desire, as stated in the O to the P section?
(a) To cure the world.
(b) The cure Haiti.
(c) To inspire the world to heal.
(d) To create a small example for the world.
7. How did receiving the Gates endowment affect the fund-raising efforts by Partners in Health?
(a) They hired an outside company to manage fundraising actitivities.
(b) They continued to pursue past and new contributors.
(c) They cut fundraising efforts in half.
(d) They ceased fund-raising efforts to focus on publicity.
8. What is true of Paul and Jim in the beginning of the A Light Month for Travel section?
(a) The have less financial pressure and too much time on their hands.
(b) They have to much to do and too little time.
(c) Both have contracted illnesses.
(d) Both suffer deaths in their families.
9. 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 intellectually stimulating.
(c) They are a waste of time that could be spent in Haiti.
(d) They are a necessary evil.
10. What does Paul Farmer write to Tracy Kidder in regards to the blood bank in Cange?
(a) It is the result of a dream partnership.
(b) There will be no more weeping over blood.
(c) Lifeblood has finally arrived.
(d) This is the type of bank that supports humanity.
11. What is Lascahobas?
(a) A settlement north of Lima.
(b) A prison outside of Cange.
(c) A settlement north of Cange.
(d) A prison outside of Lima.
12. Who announces plans to establish a transfusion post at Zanmi Lasante in the Afterword of Mountains Beyond Mountains?
(a) Doctors without Borders.
(b) The Red Cross.
(c) The Green Light Committee.
(d) The Gates Foundation.
13. What three things does Paul Farmer say are co-infectious in his second lecture in Cuba?
(a) Wealth, poverty, and tuberculosis.
(b) Wealth, ignorance, and success.
(c) Poverty, inequality, and poor health.
(d) Infectious disease, poor diet, and polluted water.
14. What type of doctors does Paul Farmer says he wants to work at his clinic in A Light Month for Travel?
(a) People less driven than himself.
(b) Women and minorities.
(c) People as driven as himself.
(d) Indigenous Haitians.
15. By what year do mathematical models predict HIV infections will reach 100 million?
Short Answer Questions
1. What operations are performed in Cange by teams from Brigham and South Carolina in 2002?
2. What does Paul Farmer send to all financial contributors to Partners in Health?
3. How did the two AIDS quarantines mentioned in the book affect the spread of this disease?
4. What does Paul Farmer say is more important than clean clothes during the time he travels frequently in the late 1990s?
5. What is the cost when Paul Farmer seeks treatment for cases that are too complicated or outside of his specialty?
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