Part 1, Chapter 1
1. Where does Meursault live at the start of the novel?
2. In reaction to news that his mother has died, how many days does Meursault ask off from his job?
3. How does Meursault interpret his employer's response to his mother's death?
(a) He is angry that the employer will not give him time off.
(b) He is grateful for the employer's accomodations.
(c) He thinks the employer shows no sympathy.
(d) He thinks his employer is mocking him.
4. What mode of transportation does Meursault take to the village where his mother's retirement home is located?
5. Where does Meursault eat before traveling to the village where his mother's retirement home is located?
(a) At his house.
(b) At his brother's house.
(c) At his favorite cafe.
(d) At the local pub.
6. Which of the following items does Meursault borrow from a friend before traveling to his mother's funeral?
(a) A black tie.
(b) A suit.
(c) A watch.
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