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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Winnie think about Mr. Verloc and Stevie when she last saw them together?
(a) How much they appeared like her husband and one of his peculiar friends together.
(b) How much they appeared like an older and a younger brother together.
(c) How much they appeared like a father and his son together.
(d) How much they appeared like a grandfather and his grandson together.
2. To whom does Winnie's mother entrust what she views as her most valuable asset, her son Stevie?
(a) Stevie's stepfather.
(b) Her only daughter.
(c) A close neighbor who has a son.
(d) Her only son.
3. 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.
4. 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. Verloc was not put in prison.
(c) That Mrs. Verloc was not questioned and placed under house arrest.
(d) That Mr. Vladimir was not arrested and interrogated.
5. 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."
6. In Chapter 10, what is the initial destination the Assistant Commissioner goes to for the second time that evening?
(a) He goes first to the secretary of state to report his progress in the investigation.
(b) He goes first to the Italian restaurant for dessert and a glass of vermouth as a reward to himself in the case.
(c) He first searches out Mr. Vladimir promptly for the second time that evening now that he can establish his days as an anarchist are over.
(d) He goes first to his office to type his official report so Heat will be outshone when he arrives for work in the morning.
7. 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.
8. On which road is Mr. Verloc's shop and residence located?
(a) Burke Avenue.
(b) Soho Street.
(c) Bartlett Street.
(d) Brett Street
9. Specifically, what is it Winnie offers in exchange for Ossipon's assistance in escape on the evening of Mr. Verloc's demise?
(a) The shop and residence.
(b) Bomb components.
(c) Her body and her love.
10. What does Winnie request of her husband in response to his decision to go outside on the afternoon of his first day back from his trip?
(a) That he let both Winnie and Stevie accompany him as a family.
(b) That he let Stevie go with him, as her brother is not allowed out unaccompanied.
(c) That he let Winnie and Stevie visit their mother.
(d) That he let Stevie accompany him along.
11. 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?
(a) That Mr. Verloc had blown himself up earlier that day.
(b) That Mr. Verloc was killed during a bank robbery attempt.
(c) That Mr. Verloc had killed a foreign political figure and fled.
(d) That Mr. Verloc had killed a police officer and was caught.
12. When Mrs. Verloc looked back into the parlor where Mr. Verloc was dead, how did he appear to her?
13. 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) Michaelis's patroness.
(b) The police commissioner.
(d) His wife.
14. 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 court soon, and Winnie will need to operate the shop.
(b) She needs to make herself ready so they may depart at a moment's notice.
(c) He is convinced he will be going to prison soon, and Winnie will need to operate the shop.
(d) He will be arrested soon if they do not sell the shop quickly and leave the country.
15. How does the assistant commissioner feel in regard to his conversation with Mr. Verloc on the evening of the Greenwich Park explosion?
(a) He is not absolutely confident.
(b) He is not at all satisfied.
(c) He has only partial confidence in Mr. Verloc's honesty.
(d) He is quite satisfied.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the assistant commissioner's action with the secretary of state's private secretary early in the evening of the Greenwich Park bombing?
2. At the start of Chapter 11, right after Heat departs, how does Mr. Verloc find Winnie?
3. What does Mr. Verloc tell his wife when he finds her right after Heat leaves their home?
4. How does Mrs. Verloc feel about her mother's decision to move out?
5. Which type of fish does the assistant commissioner eventually tell Private Secretary Toodles he is pursuing in connection with the Greenwich Park bombing case on the evening of that incident?
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