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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Just before the writer gets into the sleigh, what does he decide he must do?
(a) Ask the fare.
(b) Give back the six roubles.
(c) Apologize to the group.
(d) Go back and slap Zverkov.
2. How does the writer describe Liza's embrace at the end of the book?
3. How does the writer feel after leaving Liza?
4. What does the writer say about Russian romantics?
(a) They are wise men.
(b) They are uneducated.
(c) They are fools.
(d) They are always intelligent.
5. After many days pass and Liza does not show up, the writer begins having dreams about her. What is the tone of these dreams?
(c) Love and happiness.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the writer say about trying to rationalize situations?
2. Why is the writer often dissatisfied with himself?
3. What does the writer tell Apollon will happen if he does not appease his request?
4. How does the writer feel about his schoolmate Zverkov?
5. How many days pass between the writer's first meeting with Liza and the second?
Short Essay Questions
1. When the writer goes to visit Anton Antonych, there are other men also visiting. What do the men discuss and how does the writer feel about this conversation?
2. At the end of Part 2, Chapter 5, the writer is in the room with the prostitute and glances in the mirror. What does he see and how does he feel about it?
3. The writer wakes up after being drunk and finds someone next to him. How does he describe this person?
4. Why does the writer think Liza comes to his apartment?
5. How does the writer describe the room he finds himself in after being drunk at the dinner party?
6. What does the writer want to do when the others arrive and what does he actually do?
7. Describe the apartment of Anton Antonych.
8. In Part 2, Chapter 1, the writer discusses his feelings about his job. What are these feelings?
9. What does the writer compare Liza to and how does he explain that even this is better than being a prostitute?
10. Why does the writer state that in his life he often takes insignificant roles?
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