Silk Quiz | Eight Week Quiz B

Alessandro Baricco
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 17-18.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Joncour enjoy in life?
(a) His possessions.
(b) His villa.
(c) His paintings.
(d) His garden.

2. To whom did Baldabiou dedicate the building next to the silk factory?
(a) Saint Agnes.
(b) Saint Cecilia.
(c) Helene.
(d) The Holy Mother Mary.

3. What animal sculpture does Baldabiou want in the middle of his garden?
(a) A sphinx.
(b) A tiger.
(c) A dolphin.
(d) A snake.

4. Who came to Japan in 1853?
(a) Commodore Matthew C. Perry.
(b) The Manchurians.
(c) A delagation from India.
(d) President Lincoln.

5. In Chapter 8, what does Baldabiou drink with Joncour?
(a) Pernod.
(b) Wine.
(c) Smash.
(d) Burbon.

Short Answer Questions

1. What did Herve Joncour's father want him to do for a living?

2. What novel is Flaubert writing at the time in the novel?

3. What kind of living does Joncour make with the silk trade?

4. How does Joncour view life?

5. What spreads to Africa and India in the 1860s?

(see the answer key)

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