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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What kind of transportation have Winnie and Ossipon chosen to take on the evening of Mr. Verloc's death?
(a) A cargo ship.
(b) A horse-drawn carriage.
(c) A train.
(d) A cross-Channel steamer.
2. To whom does Winnie's mother entrust what she views as her most valuable asset, her son Stevie?
(a) Her only daughter.
(b) Her only son.
(c) Stevie's stepfather.
(d) A close neighbor who has a son.
3. What is Stevie's reaction when he later talks to the cab driver and learns of his plight in caring for four children and wife while having to do cab work at night?
(a) He becomes quite troubled about the poor, initially stating the police should help the poor, but later appears to have his mind on other things and to have forgotten the matter.
(b) He becomes quite troubled about the poor and their difficulties, and while awaiting a hansom tells Winnie the police should take care of it.
(c) He becomes quite troubled about the poor and their difficulties, and when going to the bus stop tells Winnie the police should take care of it.
(d) He becomes quite upset about the poor and their difficulties, and enroute to the train tells Winnie it is a matter the police should take care of.
4. When confronting Mr. Vladimir on the evening of the Greenwich Park explosion, the assistant commissioner is virtually quoting Heat when he says what?
(a) "There is always someone willing to talk in exchange for a reduced sentence."
(b) "We were able to pinpoint the perpetrator of this incident in under twenty-four hours."
(c) "We can locate any terrorist within a day."
(d) "We can put our finger on every anarchist here."
5. Specifically, what is it Winnie offers in exchange for Ossipon's assistance in escape on the evening of Mr. Verloc's demise?
(b) Her body and her love.
(c) The shop and residence.
(d) Bomb components.
6. When the assistant commissioner speaks with him early in the evening of the Greenwich Park blast, the secretary of state is in what condition?
(a) Acceptable, as it had been an easy workday.
(b) Exhausted, having worked throughout the entire day.
(c) Fine, as a secretary handled many administrative matters.
(d) Well-rested, having taken a nap in the afternoon.
7. How long before the bombing does Winnie's mother move from the Verloc residence into the charity home?
(a) A few weeks.
(b) Several months.
(c) Approximately a year.
(d) A couple of days.
8. When Mr. Verloc confronts Winnie on the night of Stevies death, what does he say about the death?
(a) Stevie insisted on carrying the bomb and Mr.Verloc was not able to convince him otherwise.
(b) It was Stevie who managed to trip and detonate the blast.
(c) It was just as well Stevie was dead for his own sake, and with her mother now gone Winnie could be totally attentive to him.
(d) Winnie was as responsible for Stevie's death as Mr. Verloc was, since she made him take Stevie for the walk.
9. What is Winnie's response to Mr. Verloc immediately after Heat leaves their home?
(a) She listens, but nothing is registering as she is simultaneously thinking about the times she spent with Stevie and her mother.
(b) She only barely listens, thinking more about Stevie and her mother, and sacrifices she has made for them.
(c) She listens, also thinking about Stevie and the sacrifices she has made for her brother.
(d) She refuses to listen, only thinking about her brother and and mother, and the sacrifices she has made for them.
10. What is the assistant commissioner's action with the secretary of state's private secretary early in the evening of the Greenwich Park bombing?
(a) He arranges a note be sent to his wife regarding his inability that evening to accompany her to the home of her friend for dinner.
(b) They exchange a few brief comments on the case and a current bill concerning fisheries before the assistant commissioner departs.
(c) He accepts several more cigars and they exchange a few brief comments on a national sporting team before he departs.
(d) He accepts his hat and outer coat that he took off upon arrival, and utters only a quick word of thanks before departing.
11. On the evening she learns of Stevies' death, what happens when Winnie comes downstairs dressed in black, including a veil and small purse as though she is going out?
(a) Her husband advises Winnie she shall not go out that evening, not even to advise her mother regarding Stevie.
(b) Her husband advises Winnie she shall not go out that evening, except to advise her mother regarding Stevie.
(c) Her husband advises Winnie she may go out that evening, but only if he escorts her.
(d) Her husband advises Winnie she shall only go out that evening to advise her mother regarding Stevie, and then only if he escorts her.
12. 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?
13. In Chapter 9, when does Mr. Verloc return from his trip?
(a) A month later.
(b) Two weeks later.
(c) A week later.
(d) Ten days later.
14. To which neighborhood does the Assistant Commissioner travel quickly by hansom from Soho on the evening of the Greenwich Park blast?
(b) Greenwich Park.
15. 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 leaving London for France for a school reunion and to visit friends in the coming weeks.
(b) He will be leaving the country to conduct business in the coming weeks.
(c) He will be going out of town to buy property in the coming weeks.
(d) He will be leaving the country to visit an old friend in the coming weeks
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Mrs. Verloc feel about her mother's decision to move out?
2. Having returned to her residence with Ossipon on the evening she murdered Mr. Verloc, where does Winnie see that the light remains on?
3. When asked, what is it that the secretary of state is told that makes it unnecessary to incarcerate the person he is concerned about?
4. What does Winnie silently promise herself after Stevie's encounter with the cab driver?
5. What is the assistant commissioner's response to the secretary of state's decision to have Heat removed from the investigation of the Greenwich Park explosion?
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