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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where does Buffo sit at the table?
(a) Under the table
(b) The head
(c) Next to the head of the table
(d) The middle

2. What is Fevvers doing when a woman comes to the Battersea home looking for her?
(a) Practising to fly
(b) Teaching the children
(c) Cooking
(d) Sewing

3. Why is Walser concerned that Buffo might not be able to perform?
(a) He is drunk
(b) He has been beaten up
(c) He is high
(d) He has sprained his ankle

4. What is the name of the circus?
(a) Meet the Colonel's Friends
(b) Sybil's Amazing Show
(c) Kearney and Sybil's Mad Parade
(d) Colonel Kearney's Grand Imperial Tour

5. What kind of drink does Fevvers offer Walser?
(a) Champagne
(b) Coffee
(c) Orange juice
(d) Vodka

6. What do the women do for Fevvers' when she turns seven?
(a) Build her a nest
(b) Find her a playmate
(c) Turn her into their mascot
(d) Find her a family

7. Who do Lizzie and Fevver move in with?
(a) Lizzie's family
(b) Squatters
(c) Fevvers' family
(d) Orphans

8. Where does Fevver say she was found?
(a) In a basket
(b) On a fire escape
(c) On the sidewalk
(d) In a field

9. Why are Walser's emotions in a state of turmoil?
(a) He is in love with Fevver
(b) He has heard his father has died
(c) He has had to look within himself
(d) He is in love with Mignon

10. What part of America is the Colonel from?
(a) New York
(b) Kentucky
(c) Washington State
(d) Mississippi

11. What was the name of the person who ran the brothel?
(a) Mara
(b) Nelson
(c) Jason
(d) Helena

12. What is the title of Walser's article?
(a) Great Humbugs of the World
(b) The Winged Monster
(c) Dark Angel
(d) Mysteries of Our Time

13. Why is Fevvers jealous of Walser?
(a) He is better at French
(b) He is funnier
(c) He has grown bigger wings
(d) He is with Mignon

14. What is the only thing Sleeping Beauty wakes up to do?
(a) Eat
(b) Urinate
(c) Argue
(d) Go to the cinema

15. What kind of weapon do the women give Fevvers when she becomes mascot?
(a) A spear
(b) A sword
(c) An axe
(d) A bow and arrow

Short Answer Questions

1. Who does Walser try to persuade to let himself and Lamarck's wife into the building?

2. What part of London do Lizzie and Fevvers move to?

3. What does Fevvers pose as after she grows her wings?

4. What does Walser think he has become?

5. How does Fevvers learn to fly?

(see the answer keys)

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