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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Clarissa doing when Peter arrives?
(a) Preparing lunch.
(b) Mending a dress.
(c) Reading a book.
(d) Taking a bath.
2. Who is Septimus' wife?
3. What is Peter's perception of Clarissa when he leaves her house?
(a) She is even more beautiful now.
(b) She will love him again.
(c) She has become hard.
(d) She looks ill.
4. Clarissa thinks that, in Peter's eyes, she _____________________.
(a) can do no wrong.
(b) will never leave her husband.
(c) cannot measure up.
(d) will learn to love him again.
5. Who was Septimus' friend who died in the war?
6. What is Lucrezia's nickname?
7. What is Maisie's last name?
8. The relationship between Clarissa and Peter is ________________.
9. Who is the woman Peter now plans to marry?
10. Peter's life is very __________________.
11. Who was Clarissa's maiden aunt?
(a) Aunt Marjorie.
(b) Aunt Beatrice.
(c) Aunt Elizabeth.
(d) Aunt Helena.
12. Which of the following is NOT something that occurs in the middle of June?
(a) Dancing all night.
(b) Garden parties.
(c) Polo ponies.
(d) Reading novels.
13. What does Clarissa think about marriage to Peter?
(a) She would marry him now if he asked.
(b) It is not too late to marry him.
(c) She is glad that she did not marry him.
(d) Perhaps she should have married him.
14. Who is Hugh's mother?
15. What does Septimus do in the crowd that embarrasses his wife?
(a) Tells bawdy jokes.
(b) Talks aloud and writes notes on envelopes.
(c) Chastises complete strangers.
(d) Starts to take off his clothes.
Short Answer Questions
1. Clarissa thinks that Peter must wonder what she does every day besides __________________ and mending dresses.
2. How does Peter feel about Clarissa?
3. Peter thinks that Clarissa cannot understand ____________________.
4. What about Clarissa amazes Peter?
5. Who did Peter Walsh marry?
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