Tales of the City Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the reason Mrs. Madrigal gives for wanting to meet Mona?
(a) Mrs. Madrigal liked meeting people from New York.
(b) Mrs. Madrigal heard about one of Mona's successful ad campaigns.
(c) Mrs. Madrigal hoped Mona could help her buy a new swimsuit.
(d) Mrs. Madrigal wanted to use Mona to meet Edgar Halcyon.

2. Which character does Edgar meet at the park when he is there after finding out how long he has to live?
(a) Brian Hawkins.
(b) Anna Madrigal.
(c) Michael Tolliver.
(d) Ruby Miller.

3. Based on the conversation with his doctor, how long does Edgar have to live?
(a) One year.
(b) One month.
(c) Six months.
(d) Six years.

4. Who invites Mary Ann for dinner in "Edgar Blows Up"?
(a) Connie Bradshaw.
(b) Mona Ramsey.
(c) Edgar Halcyon.
(d) Mrs. Madrigal.

5. Why is Mona fired from her job?
(a) She talks back to an important client.
(b) She gets in a fight with her boss.
(c) She arrives late.
(d) She makes personal telephone calls.

6. What does Mrs. Madrigal tell Edgar as she hands him the kite?
(a) "I approve of you."
(b) "Get it in the wind."
(c) "Make it count."
(d) "Run fast."

7. How is Beauchamp related to Edgar Halcyon?
(a) Beauchamp is Edgar's son-in-law.
(b) Beauchamp is Edgar's friend.
(c) Beauchamp is Edgar's father-in-law.
(d) Beauchamp is Edgar's son.

8. Who visits Mary Ann after her dinner with Mrs. Madrigal, offering to fix something?
(a) Brian Hawkins.
(b) Beauchamp Day.
(c) Mona Ramsey.
(d) Michael Tolliver.

9. Why is Edgar seeing Ruby Miller?
(a) He works with her.
(b) He plans a social function with her.
(c) He has health problems.
(d) He has an affair.

10. In "The Case of the Six Batons," who does Michael meet at the bathhouse?
(a) The conductor.
(b) Jon.
(c) The Chinese delivery boy.
(d) Brian.

11. Who is DeDe embarrassed to see at Frannie's party?
(a) The Chinese delivery boy.
(b) Beauchamp's friend Peter.
(c) Splinter and his wife.
(d) Michael and Mona.

12. Which character seems to hide a secret?
(a) Beauchamp Day.
(b) Mona Ramsey.
(c) Mary Ann Singleton.
(d) Mrs. Madrigal.

13. Who interrupts Mrs. Madrigal's bath in search of Mary Ann?
(a) DeDe.
(b) Mona.
(c) Michael.
(d) Brian.

14. When does Mary Ann find the welcome gift taped to her door?
(a) When she first moves into her apartment.
(b) When she hears a knock at the door.
(c) After she returns from taking her trash out.
(d) After a hard day looking for a job.

15. What does Brian learn from Connie after they have sex?
(a) It is Connie's graduation.
(b) Connie has a boyfriend.
(c) It is Connie's birthday.
(d) Connie misses her home.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does DeDe do when she returns home from talking with Mary Ann?

2. Which tenant does Mary Ann meet while she takes out her trash?

3. What does Jon do after Michael admits that he tries to make himself more attractive?

4. What is Mary Ann's job before she moves to San Fransisco?

5. Why does Frannie become upset at her party and lock herself in the bathroom?

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