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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter Seven.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Victor show a lot of talent in, which for some reason worries his parents?
(a) Artistic talent.
(b) Acting talent.
(c) Athletic talent.
(d) Culinary talent.
2. After everyone leaves Pnin's housewarming, what does he immediately begin to do?
(a) Call Victor.
(b) Wash dishes.
(d) Take a bath.
3. In Chapter 7, what does the narrator extend to Pnin?
(a) An offer to audit his course.
(b) An offer to live in his house.
(c) An offer to be his assistant.
(d) An offer to buy his car.
4. Where were Pnin and his wife Liza staying when she met Dr. Wind, the man she ends up leaving Pnin for?
(a) Tuva, Russia.
(b) Marseille, France.
(c) Austin, Texas.
(d) Meudon, a suburb of Paris.
5. What does Pnin recommend Laurence get, telling him he will not regret it?
(a) Hair plugs put in.
(b) A hearing aid.
(c) A new suit.
(d) His teeth pulled and replaced with dentures.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Pnin finally end up getting to the town in Chapter 1?
2. What does Laurence learn from Pnin, in Chapter 2, that helps to change how he feels about him?
3. At the beginning of Chapter 1, to what town is Pnin headed?
4. What does the librarian tell Pnin in Chapter 3 that he refuses to take any responsibility for?
5. Who is sitting near Pnin while he is traveling in Chapter 1?
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