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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How is the woman who comes to the doctor's office in "Yuletide Story" described?
(a) As a lightning rod for change.
(b) As a high-society lady.
(c) As a withered streak of meanness.
(d) As a little flower of God.
2. In "Sunstroke", what does the lieutenant hear in the cathedral?
(a) Loud singing.
(b) Ominous chanting.
(c) A sermon.
(d) Bells tolling.
3. What sort of eau de cologne scent is left in the hotel by the woman in "Sunstroke"?
4. Martin Martinych's face is as if it is made of clay, like many faces, back to whom?
(a) Peter the Great.
5. How much does the prescription cost that the doctor issues to the middle-aged citizen in "Yuletide Story"?
(a) A head cheese.
(b) Two rubles.
(c) Forty kopeks.
(d) Seventy kopeks.
6. According to Paka, the wicked fairy got cross with his mother because she hadn't invited her to what?
(a) His christening.
(b) His birthday party.
(c) Go to the circus.
7. In "Sunstroke," what river is the steamer traversing when the lieutenant meets the woman he has an attraction to?
(a) The Danube.
(b) The Svir.
(c) The Neva.
(d) The Volga.
8. What is the name of Varka's late father?
(a) Fyodor Laputin.
(b) Efim Stepanych.
(c) Vasily Konych.
(d) Anton Strapovich.
9. What are nurses doing as they lie in the grass in "The Death of Dolgushov"?
10. What does Paka say his name would be if he were a common boy and not a prince?
11. What does the doctor forget at the middle-aged citizen's apartment?
(a) His hat.
(b) His umbrella.
(c) His tool bag.
(d) His overshoes.
12. In "The Death of Dolgushov", what city has the enemy been beaten out of in a counterattack?
13. What is the name of Varka's mother?
14. What will Varka's employers do if she falls asleep?
(a) Fire her.
(b) Send her for coal in the snow.
(c) Lock her in the closet.
(d) Beat her.
15. What part of the body does the middle-aged citizen who comes to visit the doctor in "Yuletide Story" complain about?
(a) His heart.
(b) His spleen.
(c) His liver.
(d) His head.
Short Answer Questions
1. What perhaps causes the icy roar of the wind in "The Cave"?
2. What does the aunt of the middle-aged citizen want from the doctor?
3. What is the specialty of the doctor in "Yuletide Story"?
4. Whose scouts are scouring the field looking for the dead and for equipment in "The Death of Dolgushov"?
5. Whom does Varka see as the enemy in her dream state?
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