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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does the book stay that AIDS patients in Cuba were quarantined?
(a) At a hospital in Havana.
(b) At a prison in Havana.
(c) Near Havana in a country side hacienda.
(d) At a clinic called Socios de Cuba.
2. Where are the two characters in Mountains Beyond Mountains headed at the end of the story?
(a) To France.
(b) To a medical conference in Russia.
(c) On an eleven hour journey to visit patients.
(d) To an operating room in Zanmi Lasante.
3. What is true of Paul and Jim in the beginning of the A Light Month for Travel section?
(a) Both suffer deaths in their families.
(b) Both have contracted illnesses.
(c) They have to much to do and too little time.
(d) The have less financial pressure and too much time on their hands.
4. According to the book, what is true of the individual Haitians that were detained by the US military?
(a) Over half of the surviving patients volunteered at Zanmi Lasante.
(b) They were treated well and Paul was allowed to treat them regularly.
(c) They were fed poorly, forced into long lasting contraceptive use, and beaten.
(d) Sister Juliana DeWolf set up a school and clinic to serve them.
5. What best describes the communication between Paul Farmer and Jim Yong Kim after receiving the Gates endowment?
(a) They see each other monthly.
(b) Their communication is strained, and they pass messages through Ophelia.
(c) They communicate by email but do not speak.
(d) They communicated daily but are rarely together.
6. According to the Afterword, how many HIV patients does Zanmi Lasante's staff care for?
(a) 300 a day.
(b) 50 a day.
(c) More than 10,000.
(d) More than 3,000.
7. 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.
(c) $2 million.
8. How does Paul Farmer refer to poverty in A Light Month for Travel?
(a) A curse.
(b) As this century's Black Plague.
(c) An inherited disease.
(d) As a social condition.
9. What organization controls the flow of antibiotics to Peru and other places in 2002?
(a) The Red Cross.
(b) Partners in Health.
(c) The Green Light Committee.
(d) The Gates Foundation.
10. What is Paul Farmer's desire, as stated in the O to the P section?
(a) To inspire the world to heal.
(b) To cure the world.
(c) The cure Haiti.
(d) To create a small example for the world.
11. According to the author, what would Paul Farmer have thought of Jim Young Kim's action at the banquet in Russia?
(a) He would have been angry.
(b) He would have been proud.
(c) He would have been embarrassed.
(d) He would have done the same thing.
12. Who manages the construction of a second operating room for Zanmi Lasante in 2002?
(a) Alex Goldfarb.
(b) Fritz LaFontant.
(c) Julianna DeWolf.
(d) Tracy Kidder.
13. Where does Paul Farmer plan to start his expansion in 2002?
(a) The inner city.
(b) The northern city limit.
(c) The central plateau.
(d) The southern provinces.
14. Who does Paul Farmer dispatch to start his 2002 expansion?
(a) Peruvian and Americans doctors and technicians.
(b) French and American doctors and technicians.
(c) Haitian and American doctors and technicians.
(d) Russian and American doctors and technicians.
15. What does Paul Farmer do when he has a case that is too complicated or outside of his specialty?
(a) He flies patients to Boston for treatment.
(b) He flies Dr. Ramirez in from Peru.
(c) He flies Dr. Flickinger in from Boston.
(d) He flies patients to Peru for treatment.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Peggy McAvoy?
2. What does Paul Farmer write to Tracy Kidder in regards to the blood bank in Cange?
3. What does the book say Paul Farmer earned a reputation for by the late 1990s?
4. What does Paul Farmer say the world needs to care less about in order to create successes like those in Haiti?
5. Who does Paul Farmer borrow money from to pay for the 2002 expansion while waiting for the Global Fund money to arrive?
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