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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What type of doctors does Paul Farmer says he wants to work at his clinic in A Light Month for Travel?
(a) Women and minorities.
(b) People as driven as himself.
(c) Indigenous Haitians.
(d) People less driven than himself.
2. What expansion does Paul Farmer begin in the summer of 2002?
(a) Zanmi Lasante.
(b) Socios en Salud.
(c) Tomsk Oblast Tuberculosis Hospital.
(d) Gates and Parters TB Clinic.
3. What is the outcome for the patient named John that Paul Farmer refers for treatment in the O for the P?
(a) He lives to become an old man and a staff member at Zanmi Lasante.
(b) He receives treatment at the last possible moment.
(c) He dies.
(d) He lives for several more years.
4. Who does Paul Farmer say that the women of Haiti caught HIV from?
(a) Soldiers and truck drivers.
(c) Their husbands.
(d) Politicians and poachers.
5. Who helps a group of Cangeois to draft a petition for electricity to President Aristide?
(a) Didi Farmer.
(b) Serena Koenig.
(c) Ti Fifi.
(d) Tracy Kidder.
6. Who does the new director of the World Health Organization ask to serve as his senior advisor in 2003?
(a) Paul Farmer.
(b) Alex Goldfarb.
(c) Jim Yong Kim.
(d) Ophelia Dahl.
7. Who gives the Russian Ministry of Health a $150 million dollar loan to fight the tuberculosis epidemic in 2002?
(a) The Bank of Boston.
(b) The Central Bank of the Russian Federation.
(c) The World Bank.
(d) Tom White.
8. What two characters are present at the end of Mountains Beyond Mountains?
(a) The author and Paul Farmer.
(b) Jim Yong Kim and Paul Farmer.
(c) Paul Famer and Catherine.
(d) Paul Farmer and a young patient.
9. What are the twin pandemics referred to in the Afterword of Mountains Beyond Mountains?
(a) AIDS and tuberculosis.
(b) AIDS and HIV.
(c) Tueberculosis and dysentry.
(d) Tuberculosis and MDR-TB.
10. Why does Paul Farmer travel light when he flies?
(a) To avoid waiting for luggage.
(b) To bring needed items and gifts.
(c) He keeps all the clothes he needs in both Boston and Cange.
(d) To avoid stress to his shoulder.
11. What do some prominent voices in the US Government continue to argue cannot be done in 2002?
(a) Treat MDR-TB in desperately impoverished places.
(b) Treat AIDS in desperately impoverished places.
(c) Treat AIDS in unstable governments.
(d) Treat MDR-TB in unstable governments.
12. What is true of the Haitian government in 2000, according to Mountains beyond Mountains?
(a) It is tyrannical.
(b) It is crumbling and at risk.
(c) It is not well supported.
(d) It shows signs of strength and unity.
13. Where does Paul Farmer plan to start his expansion in 2002?
(a) The southern provinces.
(b) The inner city.
(c) The northern city limit.
(d) The central plateau.
14. Who does Paul Farmer dispatch to start his 2002 expansion?
(a) Peruvian and Americans doctors and technicians.
(b) Haitian and American doctors and technicians.
(c) Russian and American doctors and technicians.
(d) French and American doctors and technicians.
15. What resulted from the case of John that is told in the O for the P?
(a) A Zanmi Lasante training for local Haitians.
(b) A new assistant for Paul Farmer.
(c) A partnership between Mass General and Partners in Health.
(d) New equipment donated to Zanmi Lasante.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Paul Farmer say the only men on Haiti who experience economic stability are?
2. Where does the US military detain infected Haitians in an effort to stop the spread of AIDS?
3. It's stated, in the O to the P, that some people thought that Paul Farmer was . . .
4. What is the cost when Paul Farmer seeks treatment for cases that are too complicated or outside of his specialty?
5. What is one symptom of Haiti's problems in 2000?
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