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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. During what season does the story take place?
(a) Autumn
(b) Summer
(c) Winter
(d) Spring

2. The police telephone from what region?
(a) Leicester
(b) Paddington
(c) Berkshire
(d) Kensington

3. How is Mr. Parvicini's car damaged?
(a) Overturned in the snow
(b) Smashed by a boulder
(c) Wrecked into a tree
(d) Vandalized by juvenile delinquents

4. How was the victim murdered?
(a) Decapitated
(b) Suffocated
(c) Shot
(d) Strangled

5. What item does Miss Casewell bring?
(a) Walking stick
(b) Puppy
(c) Newspaper
(d) MP3 player

6. Who complains about the music being too loud?
(a) Major Metcalf
(b) Mrs. Boyle
(c) Christopher Wren
(d) Miss Casewell

7. Christopher says that he always finds policemen to be:
(a) Rude
(b) Polite
(c) Attractive
(d) Arrogance

8. What was the last name of the foster children?
(a) Corrigan
(b) Anderson
(c) Ralston
(d) Mitchell

9. How much are the guests paying to stay at the house?
(a) 4 dollars
(b) 7 guineas
(c) 64 pence
(d) 12 quid

10. Which place is not among those dismissed by Miss Casewell as home?
(a) England
(b) France
(c) Germany
(d) Italy

11. What is wrong with the sign for the house?
(a) Too small
(b) Too large
(c) Wrong color
(d) Misspelled

12. Who is the unexpected guest?
(a) Major Metcalf
(b) Colonel Mustard
(c) Christopher Wren
(d) Mr. Paravicini

13. What caused the death of one of the children?
(a) Strangulation
(b) Exposure
(c) Neglect
(d) Starvation

14. Who is the first character to appear?
(a) Mrs. Boyle
(b) Mollie
(c) Giles
(d) Christopher

15. What delays Trotter?
(a) Snow
(b) Had to work late
(c) Car accident
(d) Fell and broke his ankle

Short Answer Questions

1. Giles asks Mollie for what kind of tool?

2. What kind of look does Mrs. Boyle give to Christopher?

3. What kind of hat does the murderer wear?

4. What clue was found at the crime scene?

5. How old is Major Metcalf?

(see the answer keys)

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