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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In addition to being aware that Winnie's mother left, what else is Mr. Verloc's reaction to the domestic troubles in his home?
(a) He approaches Winnie in an attempt to resolve them.
(b) While concerned, he is trusting Winnie will resolve them.
(c) He tells Winnie to hire a neighbor to clean and he will help too.
(d) He is mainly oblivious.
2. How does Winnie learn Stevie was killed in the bombing earlier that day at Greenwich Park?
(a) Winnie determines herself it was Stevie as her husband returned late without him and was acting strangely.
(b) Winnie listened through the keyhole between the parlor and the kitchen when Heat interviewed her husband.
(c) When Heat figures out it was Winnie's brother who was killed, he then delivers this news to her in person.
(d) Heat shows her Stevie's overcoat name tag and she reads the newspaper article about the bombing.
3. 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 half of her husband's money and stipulates it is untraceable.
(b) 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.
(c) She gives him all of her husband's money and stipulates it is untraceable.
(d) She gives him part of her husband's money and stipulates it is untraceable as he banked in Switzerland.
4. What does Mr. Verloc attempt to convince his wife of concerning their relationship in their conversation after Heat departs their home?
(a) How deeply in love he is with her and will do anything to make Winnie's loss up to her.
(b) How they will be able to sell the shop and live freely in the country without further troubles as he has been granted immunity for his testimony.
(c) That he has done everything he could to support her and her family and that should be sufficient.
(d) How deeply in love he is with her and that should be sufficient for now.
5. 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) He is surprised, as his wife has never made such a request previously.
(c) While she has made no such request before, his wife's asking now is no surprise given her emotions lately.
(d) Although his wife has not made such a request previously, he is not surprised now that her mother has left.
6. Following a verbal confrontation between Winnie and Mr. Verloc on the evening she learns of Stevie's death, what does her Mr. Verloc presume?
(a) He is convinced he will be going to prison soon, and Winnie will need to operate the shop.
(b) He will be arrested soon if they do not sell the shop quickly and leave the country.
(c) She needs to make herself ready so they may depart at a moment's notice.
(d) He is convinced he will be going to court soon, and Winnie will need to operate the shop.
7. Once the Assistant Commissioner arrives at the reported center of the empire, there are several constables who do what upon seeing him departing the vehicle?
(a) Salute him.
(b) Turn away from him.
(c) Announce a good evening to him.
(d) Challenge him for identification.
8. 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?
9. What concerns Winnie when her brother is outside with Mr. Verloc in Chapter 9?
(a) The things Stevie will hear, and that they will encounter Mr. Verloc's friends.
(b) That her brother will actually get lost and be unable to find his way back home.
(c) That her brother will attempt to run away and get to his mother's charity home at his first chane.
(d) That Steve will encounter extremely bad weather and get deathly ill as a result.
10. What reason does the assistant commissioner give the secretary of state to have Heat removed from the investigation of that explosion?
(a) Heat has expressed his opinion that the case is unimportant since the bomber was killed and is no longer a threat.
(b) Heat's opinion regarding the matter is too jaded to pursue the case satisfactorily.
(c) The case is much too sensitive and may explode into a national matter.
(d) There are other investigators under his authority with neutral views who would be better suited to pursue the case.
11. On the evening of Mr. Verloc's death, Ossipon suggests they take a midnight train away, however, Winnie insists on returning to the shop saying she recalls what?
(a) She left the lights on in the shop.
(b) She left behind a large sum of money.
(c) She failed to lock the shop door.
(d) She failed to lock the shop vault.
12. When Mrs. Verloc looked back into the parlor where Mr. Verloc was dead, how did he appear to her?
13. What does Mr. Verloc give his wife to hide on the evening of the bombing, and where does she place it?
(a) A briefcase containing papers that she hides behind a tall, grandfather clock.
(b) A locked satchel containing bomb components that she places in the attic.
(c) A pigskin pocketbook containing a large quantity of money that she secures under her bodice.
(d) A leather purse containing banknotes that she places under the mattress of their bed.
14. 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 may go out that evening, but only if he escorts her.
(b) Her husband advises Winnie she shall not go out that evening, not even to advise her mother regarding Stevie.
(c) Her husband advises Winnie she shall only go out that evening to advise her mother regarding Stevie, and then only if he escorts her.
(d) Her husband advises Winnie she shall not go out that evening, except to advise her mother regarding Stevie.
15. In Chapter 9, when does Mr. Verloc return from his trip?
(a) A month later.
(b) Ten days later.
(c) Two weeks later.
(d) A week later.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mr. Verloc tell his wife when he finds her right after Heat leaves their home?
2. What is Winnie's response to Mr. Verloc immediately after Heat leaves their home?
3. In Chapter 10, what is the initial destination the Assistant Commissioner goes to for the second time that evening?
4. Specifically, what is it Winnie offers in exchange for Ossipon's assistance in escape on the evening of Mr. Verloc's demise?
5. 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?
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