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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What agitates Stevie at breakfast on the morning Mr. Verloc returns from his trip?
(a) When a neighbor woman starts complaining about the discrimination in not allowing woman an equal vote.
(b) When a neighbor woman starts complaining about the difficulties in raising children with little money.
(c) When a neighbor man starts complaining about the poor not being granted basic health care, and education and occupational training opportunities.
(d) When a neighbor woman starts complaining about the difficulties in raising children with little governmental support.
2. What is Winnie concerned about while Mr. Verloc is on his trip in Chapter 9?
(a) Stevie's depression due to Mr. Verloc's return.
(b) Stevie's depression due to the police not providing for the poor.
(c) Stevie's depression due to his encounter with the cab driver.
(d) Stevie's depression due to his mother suddenly leaving.
3. What does Winnie think about Mr. Verloc and Stevie when she last saw them together?
(a) How much they appeared like an older and a younger brother together.
(b) How much they appeared like a grandfather and his grandson together.
(c) How much they appeared like a father and his son together.
(d) How much they appeared like her husband and one of his peculiar friends together.
4. After assuring Winnie that things will turn out all right in their escape, what does Ossipon do?
(a) He jumps, taking all of Mr. Verloc's money along with him and leaving Winnie behind.
(b) He jumps, fearing being caught aiding Winnie, and leaves the money with her.
(c) He jumps, but takes only a relatively small amount of money along with him.
(d) As Winnie is exhausted, he allows her to fall asleep while he watches over her.
5. After Winnie's mother has moved, Mrs. Verloc attempts to convey her concerns that Stevie will soon become depressed. Mr. Verloc tells her to bring in a neighbor woman to assist her because he will be where?
(a) He will be going out of town to buy property in the coming weeks.
(b) He will be leaving the country to conduct business in the coming weeks.
(c) He will be leaving the country to visit an old friend in the coming weeks
(d) He will be leaving London for France for a school reunion and to visit friends in the coming weeks.
6. When confronting Mr. Vladimir on the evening of the Greenwich Park explosion, the assistant commissioner is virtually quoting Heat when he says what?
(a) "We can put our finger on every anarchist here."
(b) "We were able to pinpoint the perpetrator of this incident in under twenty-four hours."
(c) "There is always someone willing to talk in exchange for a reduced sentence."
(d) "We can locate any terrorist within a day."
7. Having returned to her residence with Ossipon on the evening she murdered Mr. Verloc, where does Winnie see that the light remains on?
(a) In her bedroom.
(b) In the kitchen.
(c) In the parlor.
(d) In the shop.
8. What kind of transportation have Winnie and Ossipon chosen to take on the evening of Mr. Verloc's death?
(a) A train.
(b) A cargo ship.
(c) A cross-Channel steamer.
(d) A horse-drawn carriage.
9. What is Mr. Verloc's initial response to his wife's request concerning Stevie, in Chapter 9?
(a) He is not surprised, as his wife has made such requests several times before.
(b) While she has made no such request before, his wife's asking now is no surprise given her emotions lately.
(c) He is surprised, as his wife has never made such a request previously.
(d) Although his wife has not made such a request previously, he is not surprised now that her mother has left.
10. What sort of restaurant does the assistant commissioner eat dinner at on the evening of the Greenwich Park blast?
11. What does Winnie explain to Stevie about the purpose of the police when he states they should do something for the poor?
(a) They aid people not merely because they are poor, but to keep everyone safe.
(b) They aid people not merely because they are poor, but to ensure the rich do not steal from them.
(c) They aid people not merely because they are poor, but to ensure they do not steal things from rich people.
(d) The poor do not pay their taxes, so the police do not help them.
12. Why does Mrs. Verloc's mother wish to move into a charity home?
(a) She dislikes how Mr. Verloc treats Stevie and feels compelled to live elsewhere, but cannot afford to.
(b) To ensure while she is still alive that Stevie will be taken care of for the remainder of his life, rather than encounter the issue on her deathbed.
(c) She feels in the way at the Verloc residence and believes relations between her children and Mr. Verloc will run more smoothly with her living elsewhere.
(d) She is nearing the end of her life and no longer wants to be a drain on her children.
13. After stabbing Mr Verloc, Winnie's reaction is to what?
(a) To let out a faint shriek, snatch quickly at her skirts, and run to the door.
(b) To begin sobbing uncontrolably and fall to her knees beside Mr. Verloc's body.
(c) To let out a loud scream, faint, and fall to the floor.
(d) To make no sound at all beyond gathering her purse and walking calmly to the door.
14. What concern does the secretary of state express when briefed by the assistant commissioner regarding his suspect of the Greenwich Park explosion?
(a) That Mr. Vladimir was not put in prison.
(b) That Mr. Vladimir was not arrested and interrogated.
(c) That Mr. Verloc was not put in prison.
(d) That Mrs. Verloc was not questioned and placed under house arrest.
15. When Mrs. Verloc looked back into the parlor where Mr. Verloc was dead, how did he appear to her?
Short Answer Questions
1. In chapter 7, what does the assistant commissioner ensure when he returns to his office following his evening meeting with the secretary of state?
2. How does Mrs. Verloc feel about her mother's decision to move out?
3. In Chapter 9, when does Mr. Verloc return from his trip?
4. On the evening of Stevie's death after Winnie has gone upstairs, what happens when Mr. Verloc enters his parlor and finds the meal his wife prepared earlier laid out?
5. How do Winnie and Ossipon plan to make their way to the point of departure in their escape from London?
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