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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. In "Portraits of Mistresses", what does the one man say happens when someone decides to take a mistress?
(a) They are enlightened.
(b) They lose their mind.
(c) They go broke.
(d) They pass through stages.

2. In "Which is the Real One?", why are the first beautiful woman's eyes wide?
(a) Because she is full of want.
(b) Because she is honest.
(c) Because she is afraid.
(d) Because she has seen little in the world.

3. How does the second beautiful woman in "Which is the Real One?" feel when she sees the narrator?
(a) She is confused.
(b) She is frightened.
(c) She is angry.
(d) She is happy.

4. In "Which is the Real One?", what does the first beautiful woman's casket look like?
(a) A basket.
(b) A couch.
(c) A treasure chest.
(d) A shiny dome.

5. How is the woman as a painting subject described in "The Desire to Paint"?
(a) A large void.
(b) A troubled face.
(c) A black star.
(d) A sleeping bear.

Short Answer Questions

1. What do the passengers on the ship in "Already!" talk about?

2. In "Counterfeit Money", what does the man call his friend's stupidity?

3. In "Beautiful Dorothy", what are the other people doing while Dorothy goes to the shore?

4. What does the man stop doing in "The Gallant Marksman" in order to practice shooting?

5. What is the woman's mouth compared to in "The Desire to Paint"?

Short Essay Questions

1. What is the thyrsus?

2. What happens when the artist takes in the boy in "The Rope"?

3. In "Portraits of Mistresses", how do the men feel about having mistresses?

4. How does the man feel about clouds in "The Soup and the Clouds"?

5. In "A Heroic Death", why is Fancioulle's life at risk?

6. In "Which is the Real One/", what is the man's curse?

7. How does the journalist in "Solitude" feel about solitude?

8. In "The Gallant Marksman", what happens after the man misses his shot?

9. What does the fourth boy in "Vocations" tell the others?

10. What is Dorothy's goal in "Beautiful Dorothy"?

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