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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. What building does Bond work in?
(a) An old warehouse.
(b) Whitehall.
(c) A contemporary skyscraper.
(d) A non-descript brick building.

2. In addition to Bond, who else is at Sotheby's to capture evidence of the Russian Control?
(a) M.
(b) Freudenstein.
(c) An MI5 cameraman.
(d) Snowman.

3. What is Freudenstein's maternal history that helps her gain British trust?
(a) Her mother participates in the resistance against the Revolution.
(b) Her mother works for the British secret service.
(c) Her mother is English.
(d) Her grandmother is friends with Churchill.

4. What is Miss Freudenstein's role with the British Secret Service?
(a) She is M's secretary.
(b) Encode messages with the Purple Cipher.
(c) She encodes messages from the KGB.
(d) She is a Russian translator.

5. What does Freudenstein's grandfather do before the Russian Revolution?
(a) He makes extravagant jewelry for royalty.
(b) He polishes jewelry.
(c) He is a famous painter.
(d) He is a porcelain manafacturer.

Short Answer Questions

1. What last hint does Snowman give Bond?

2. What is Smythe preparing for since his arrival to the West Indies?

3. What is Bond's mood as the auction for Lot 42 starts to wind down?

4. What work of art does Dr. Fanshawe speak of that is so important to the Secret Service?

5. What identifies Smythe to his crime?

Short Essay Questions

1. Bond attempts to identify the Russian spy, even before Lot 42 is exhibited. What does he do to prepare himself and what works against him?

2. How does Bond's description of the cello player foreshadow her involvement with his assignment?

3. Smythe realizes the scorpion fish pricks him. What does Smythe concern himself with in the last minutes of his life? Why?

4. Explain persona non grata and how its declaration of Piotr Malinowksi helps the United Kingdom.

5. Signaling a bid can take many forms. What sly way does the under-bidder communicate with Peter Wilson during the auction of the Emerald Sphere? How is this harder to detect?

6. Although Bond is there to return Smythe to England, how does Bond show mercy towards the man?

7. Describe the airport at the beginning of "007 in New York" and how Bond deals with the chaos.

8. Why does Bond prefer the auto firm that he uses in New York? What is the major benefit for his current situation in New York?

9. How is "007 in New York" set up differently in its storytelling than the previous three stories in the novel?

10. Why does Bond visit Kenneth Snowman and is his visit successful?

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