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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. How many days after he leaves does it take Lucinda to open Oscar's envelope?
2. What phobia does Oscar explain to Lucinda when he visits her stateroom?
(a) His fear of the ocean.
(b) His fear of airplanes.
(c) His fear of snakes.
(d) His fear of heights.
3. What does Mr.Jeffris do to Oscar after Oscar makes a big fuss when there is shooting on the expedition?
(a) Ties him to a tree.
(b) Blinds him with mace.
(c) Knocks him out.
(d) Stuffs his mouth with a sock.
4. Who makes a formal inquiry into Dennis' sermons?
(a) The Pope.
(c) The Bishop of Sydney.
(d) Queen of England.
5. What was the sermon about that Lucinda and Oscar feel insulted by when they go to church on a religious holiday?
(a) Evils of gambling.
(b) The need for charity.
(c) Evils of adultery.
(d) People without compassion.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who offers Oscar a job as a clerk?
2. When Oscar's housekeeper warns him that his sermons are upsetting the congregation, what is he preaching about?
3. How does Oscar originally plan to transport the church to Dennis?
4. What does Mrs. Smith call the deep wounds on the back of Oscar's hands?
5. How does Dennis think Lucinda looks when he sees her after she returns to Sydney?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Lucinda help Oscar get a job?
2. Does Oscar's new congregation like him as a preacher?
3. What is the state of the glassworks factory when Lucinda returns to Sydney?
4. Does Lucinda consider Oscar as a potential husband?
5. Why does Mrs. Smith change her mind about working as Lucinda's housekeeper?
6. Does Oscar believe he can withstand anything for Lucinda's love?
7. What convinces Oscar to go up to first class and seek out Lucinda?
8. How does Oscar's enthusiastic description of the phosphorescence phenomenon end up making him feel lonely and left out?
9. Describe the events of Oscar and Lucinda's Christmas Day.
10. Why does Miriam Chadwick wear black?
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