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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who does the assistant commissioner send a note to before he departs his office for the second time on the evening of the Greenwich Park explosion?
(a) His wife.
(c) The police commissioner.
(d) Michaelis's patroness.
2. What does Mr. Verloc tell his wife when he finds her right after Heat leaves their home?
(a) He begins to describe his second life as a secret agent, and he explains all that has transpired so far.
(b) He says how sorry he is that Stevie died.
(c) He begins to describe his second life as a secret agent, and explains all that has transpired so far, except how Stevie was killed.
(d) He begins to describe his second life as a secret agent. but in thinking how he must describe Stevie's death to Winnie begins to cry.
3. What is the reason Mr. Verloc offers for Stevie accompanying him on a little country vacation?
(a) The scenery change will aid Stevie in getting past his mother's absence.
(b) That Stevie is due for time alone, man-to-man with Mr. Verloc, as he is making the transition into adulthood.
(c) That Stevie needs an opportunity to learn about life.
(d) It is time for Stevie to get out of the city and away from the shop for a change of pace and a chance to explore.
4. When briefed, what is the secretary of state told was the intended bombing target?
(a) The Greenwich Observatory.
(b) The Greenwich tram station.
(c) The area bombed in Greenwich Park.
(d) The main square in Greenwich.
5. How does Winnie learn Stevie was killed in the bombing earlier that day at Greenwich Park?
(a) Winnie listened through the keyhole between the parlor and the kitchen when Heat interviewed her husband.
(b) Heat shows her Stevie's overcoat name tag and she reads the newspaper article about the bombing.
(c) Winnie determines herself it was Stevie as her husband returned late without him and was acting strangely.
(d) When Heat figures out it was Winnie's brother who was killed, he then delivers this news to her in person.
6. Comrade Ossipon appears in the vicinity of the Verloc residence on the night of Mr. Verloc's death and finds Mrs. Verloc appearing in what condition to him?
7. In Chapter 9, when does Mr. Verloc return from his trip?
(a) Ten days later.
(b) A week later.
(c) Two weeks later.
(d) A month later.
8. As they prepare to escape from Lonaon, how much of Mr. Verloc's money does Winnie give to Ossipon, and what does she tell him aids in the use of it?
(a) She gives him all of her husband's money and stipulates it is untraceable.
(b) She gives him half of her husband's money and stipulates it is untraceable.
(c) She gives him all but a little of her husband's money and stipulates she does not know if it is traceable, but he banked out of the country.
(d) She gives him part of her husband's money and stipulates it is untraceable as he banked in Switzerland.
9. What does Private Secretary Toodles initially assume when the assistant sommissioner arrives unexpectedly soon at the office of the secretary of state?
(a) That the assistant commissioner has arrived to report that something has gone wrong to the secretary of state.
(b) That Chief Inspector Heat has arrived to report his findings and that things have gone smoothly thus far.
(c) That Chief Inspector Heat has arrived to report problems to the secretary of state.
(d) That the assistant commissioner has come to report his findings and that things have gone smoothly thus far.
10. On the afternoon he returns from his trip, why does Mr. Verloc decides he will go outside?
(a) To take a walk.
(b) To get a copy of the afternoon newspaper at a cafe.
(c) To go to the neighborhood park for some fresh air.
(d) To take a carriage ride.
11. Once having interviewed Mr. Verloc, what is it that the assistant commissioner quickly stresses to the secretary of state that he learned during his investigation regarding the Greenwich Park bombing?
(a) That Mr. Verloc should be offered immunity in exchange for his testimony.
(b) That Michaelis is cleared of any involvement.
(c) He does not feel Mr. Verloc will leave the country, but he has had an officer assigned to follow him.
(d) That Mrs. Verloc's testimony easily implicates the first secretary of the French embassy.
12. What does the assistant commissioner observe at the restaurant he has dinner at on the evening of the Greenwich Park explosion?
(a) Many patrons are speaking the language of the restaurant's nationality.
(b) There are few customers and he will be able to finish quickly.
(c) All the customers appear lacking a nationality.
(d) It is crowded, so he is able to blend in.
13. What is Stevie's reaction when the cab driver starts whipping the horse during the ride to his mother's charity home?
(a) Stevie attempts to pry the whip from the cab driver's hand
(b) Stevie climbs down and refuses to get back on the cab.
(c) Stevie covers his eyes and screams for the driver to stop.
(d) Stevie becomes upset and attempts to climb down and walk.
14. At the start of Chapter 11, right after Heat departs, how does Mr. Verloc find Winnie?
(a) With her head on the table.
(b) With her face in her hands.
(c) Getting dressed to leave.
(d) Holding a knife.
15. 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 were able to pinpoint the perpetrator of this incident in under twenty-four hours."
(b) "There is always someone willing to talk in exchange for a reduced sentence."
(c) "We can put our finger on every anarchist here."
(d) "We can locate any terrorist within a day."
Short Answer Questions
1. When Ossipon encounters Winnie in the street not far from her shop on the evening of Mr. Verloc's death, he subsequently accompanies her to the Verloc parlor and he believes what?
2. In addition to being aware that Winnie's mother left, what else is Mr. Verloc's reaction to the domestic troubles in his home?
3. What agitates Stevie at breakfast on the morning Mr. Verloc returns from his trip?
4. When Mrs. Verloc looked back into the parlor where Mr. Verloc was dead, how did he appear to her?
5. Following a verbal confrontation between Winnie and Mr. Verloc on the evening she learns of Stevie's death, what does her Mr. Verloc presume?
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