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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 is Meursault's sentence?
(a) Death by guillotine.
(b) Life in prison.
(c) Death by hanging.
(d) A long prison sentence.
2. How many times does Marie visit Meursault in prison?
(b) 5 times.
(d) Every day.
3. How long do the interrogations continue as preparations are made for Meursault's case?
(a) 2 years.
(b) 5 days.
(c) 7 weeks.
(d) 11 months.
4. How does Meursault perceive being deprived of things after several months in prison?
(a) As a punishment.
(b) As normal.
(c) As necessary.
(d) As a reward.
5. What distracts Meursault when Marie comes to visit him in prison?
(a) His unshavenness.
(b) Her beauty.
(c) The noise.
(d) His upcoming death.
Short Answer Questions
1. How do the people in the courtroom feel about what Meursault says in his own defense?
2. How does imprisonment and interrogation change Meursault's belief in God?
3. How can the lights in the visiting room of the prison be described?
4. When Raymond testifies, for what is he criticized?
5. According to the novel, how do most people who have been accused of murder receive God?
Short Essay Questions
1. What question does the magistrate ask Meursault in which he is not satisfied with the response?
2. What is Meursault's mindset by the time Marie comes to visit him and why?
3. Describe Marie's visit to the prison.
4. For what means does the prosecutor state that Meursault is an intelligent man?
5. Whose testimony seems the most damaging and why?
6. What are the jury's findings in the case and what is the sentence?
7. Describe what Meursault notices as he is placed in the interrogation room for the first time?
8. When does the local magistrate first interview Meursault and in what is he most interested?
9. What do Meursault, Marie, and Raymond spend the morning doing after arriving at the beach house?
10. As Meursault, Marie, and Raymond travel to the bus stop, who do they see and what comes of the encounter?
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