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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Stingo decide at first, is the reason Leslie keeps pulling away from him?
(a) she's afraid her parents will return
(b) she doesn't know him well enough
(c) that a classy girl like Leslie needs to be wooed
(d) she doesn't like men
2. How does Stingo end up on his hot date with Leslie?
(a) in jail for attempted rape
(b) sound asleep on the couch
(c) in bed with Leslie for the weekend
(d) in bed with Sophie
3. Why is Yetta yelling at Moishe Muskatblit?
(a) he tracked mud into the hall
(b) he didn't fix the kitchen sink
(c) he hasn't paid his rent
(d) he has a girlfriend
4. How do Leslie's parents appear to Stingo?
(a) cultured and well-mannered
5. As he sits in his room trying to write, what does Stingo hear?
(a) loud music from next door
(b) air raid sirens
(c) a fire engine coming down the street
(d) the unmistakable sounds of sex in the apartment above him
6. Where were Sophie's father and husband taken?
(a) to Russia
(b) to Berlin
(c) to Sachsenhausen
(d) to Warsaw
7. How does Stingo see Nathan?
(a) Stingo thinks he should be arrested
(b) Stingo thinks he's perfect for Sophie
(c) Stingo looks to him as a father figure
(d) Stingo overlooks his meanness
8. What's the first thing Stingo did with the money?
(a) move to another place
(b) ask the woman across the way out
(c) buy a car
(d) took a trip to Paris
9. What does Farrell urge Stingo to do?
(a) to join the navy
(b) to strike out on his own and pursue his dreams
(c) to get married and have children
(d) to kill the Weasel
10. Why is Nathan screaming at Sophie in the bar?
(a) he'saccusing Sophie of having sex with Dr. Blackstock's assistant
(b) he's angry she won't move to Tennessee with him
(c) he's accusing Sophie of lying about her father
(d) he thinks she's sleeping with Stingo
11. How does Stingo feel when Nathan asks to read his writing?
(a) he's terrified
(b) he's excited
(c) he's angry
(d) he's flattered
12. What does Stingo begin reading at work?
(a) already published novels
(b) art books
(c) more radical newspapers
(d) the Wall Street Journal
13. What is Stingo's goal in life?
(a) to be a stockbroker
(b) to be a bank president
(c) to own McGraw-Hill
(d) to become a writer
14. What did Stingo receive from his dad after he lost his job?
(a) 1000 dollars
(b) 5oo dollars
(c) 50 dollars
(d) 100 dollars
15. About what does Nathan give Stingo a hard time?
(a) being short
(b) being in love with Sophie
(c) trying to be a writer
(d) being from the south
Short Answer Questions
1. What happened to Sophie in the library that made her faint?
2. How do Sophie and Nathan dress after their fight?
3. How does Stingo attempt to calm the situation with Nathan's anger?
4. What does the Weasel want from Stingo?
5. What does Stingo compare Nathan to because of Nathan's education?
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