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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Asher accuses Aryeh of being blind in which way?
2. In Chapter 13, what does Asher mention having for lunch regularly?
(b) Matzo and hardboiled eggs.
(c) Tea or Coke.
(d) A roast beef sandwich.
3. In Chapter 14, Asher helps which person shovel snow?
(a) Mrs. Rackover.
(b) Yudel Krinsky.
(c) The Rebbe.
(d) The mashpia.
4. How old is Aryeh at the beginning of Chapter 12?
(c) Mid forties.
5. Where does Asher fly with Jacob Kahn to see a Matisse exhibition?
6. In Chapter 9, Jacob Kahn encourages Asher to paint the full depth of his hatred for which person in his life?
(a) A classmate.
7. To whom is Jacob Kahn referring when he mentions the "old Spaniard"?
(b) Francisco Franco.
(d) Don Quixote.
8. Where is Asher in the beginning of Chapter 13?
(a) The hospital.
(b) His street in Brooklyn.
(d) Coney Island.
9. In Chapter 14, Asher visits which character who has been ill?
(a) Jacob Kahn.
(b) The mashpia.
(c) Rivkeh Lev.
(d) Mrs. Rackover.
10. Where does Jacob Kahn take Asher for the summer?
(b) Myrtle Beach.
(d) The Berkshires.
11. In Chapter 14 when Asher cannot find his parents, where are they?
(a) The University of Chicago.
(b) Out to dinner at a kosher restaurant.
(c) The subway.
12. In what month does Asher meet with Jacob Kahn for the first time?
13. Jacob Kahn describes Asher as "too religious" to be which type of artist?
(d) Abstract Expressionist.
14. While wandering alone through Manhattan, Asher visits whose art gallery?
(b) Jacob Kahn's.
(c) The Rebbe's.
(d) Anna Schaeffer's.
15. In which European city does Asher decide to stay for a year or two?
Short Answer Questions
1. In Chapter 9 when Aryeh comes home for a visit, how does he look?
2. When Jacob Kahn is demanding that Asher consider a different vocation, he describes art as what?
3. In the evenings during the summer, which street do Asher and Jacob Kahn often walk on?
4. Which biblical book does the matron of the hotel read continually?
5. In Chapter 12, Rivkeh asks Asher several times if what type of painting will appear in his shows?
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