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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 does Sylvain die?
(a) He is shot by a guard.
(b) He is swallowed by quicksand.
(c) He breaks his neck in a fall.
(d) He is eaten by sharks.
2. What do Papillon and the others encounter a few days after their journey?
(a) U.S. Air Force planes.
(b) A dirigible.
(c) A cruise ship.
(d) A yacht.
3. Papillon's time in the insane asylum is put down as _____________________.
(a) An epileptic seizure.
(b) A migraine attack.
(c) A temporary psychotic break.
(d) Symptoms of gonorrhea.
4. What seems to dismay Papillon about the prison?
(a) Why the wardens are changed so often.
(b) Why the food is always spoiled.
(c) How the prisoners simply accept their fate.
(d) Why any men would choose to work there.
5. How long is Papillon to live in the rural area to complete his deal?
(a) Two years.
(b) Four weeks.
(c) One year.
(d) Six months.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the man in #155 bring with him on the escape with Papillon?
2. What does Papillon bribe those who dish out the food to do for him?
3. Who takes over the navigation of Papillon's boat?
4. How many others join Papillon on another cavale?
5. What does Papillon say is one of the dangers of life in prison?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the terms of Papillon's being set free?
2. Describe Papillon's rescue by the torpedo ship.
3. What are Papillon's plans for surviving the eight-year stint of solitary confinement?
4. How does Papillon end his story?
5. What reasons can Papillon give for Sylvain's demise and what selfish thought does Papillon harbor then?
6. Why does Papillon initiate a new escape plan and who does he enlist to help him?
7. What is Papillon's sole concern upon being rescued and where is he taken?
8. What is a "Lisette" and who agrees to accompany Papillon on his next escape attempt?
9. What is Papillon's idea to prevent the sharks from consuming Carbonieri's body?
10. Who is the new warden at the Royale prison and what job does he give to Papillon?
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