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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What role does Sarah Anne play when the guests are talking?
2. What is Wallace doing while Alec is sweating through the ague and sending samples to Philadelphia?
(a) Stealing from Alec's collection of samples.
(b) Writing about the origin of species.
(c) Locating archaeological specimens that illustrate the evolution of species.
(d) Sending his samples ahead of Alec's.
3. What is the Marburg sisters' mother's name?
4. Where does Zaga find work after she moves?
(a) At a pediatric dental practice.
(b) At a midwife's office.
(c) At an art gallery.
(d) At a typewriter repair shop.
5. Where does Zaga move when the investment scheme falls through?
(a) She lives with her children.
(b) She moves in with Joel's sister.
(c) She lives on the street.
(d) She moves into a row house.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Sarah propose to test the theory of what happens to swallows in winter?
2. What makes Alec's decision to collect specimens from South America seem promising?
3. What does Barton give Alec?
4. In what case does Alec precede Wallace?
5. Where does Alec work before he goes to the Amazon?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Wallace like when Alec first meets him?
2. What happens when Rose and Bianca return to Hammondsport for the funeral?
3. Describe Rose's and Bianca's youth.
4. What happens to Zaga after the investment she makes in Nicholas Bennett's scheme fails?
5. How is the relationship between Christopher and Sarah Anne Billopp?
6. What happens to Sarah Anne and Catherine after they perform their experiment?
7. What happens when Mrs. Pearce asks Sarah Anne what she is looking at when they meet at the bridge?
8. How do Rose and Bianca communicate with their mother?
9. How do Zaga's stepchildren react when Zaga is sick in Chile?
10. What does Alec do before he sails for the Amazon?
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