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

2. After admitting that his wife left him, what does Vincent do?
(a) He locks himself in the bathroom.
(b) He tries to commit suicide.
(c) He calls a friend for support.
(d) He leaves the building to go home.

3. What does Edgar learn when he returns home from Mrs. Miller's?
(a) Frannie thinks he has an affair.
(b) Frannie plans on getting a job.
(c) Frannie believes he is depressed.
(d) Frannie plans on hosting a party.

4. What is the source of the argument between Beauchamp and Mary Ann when they are in bed together for the first time?
(a) Beauchamp's impotence.
(b) Mary Ann's nervousness.
(c) Beauchamp's wife.
(d) Mary Ann's snoring.

5. With whom does Mary Ann stay while she finds her own apartment?
(a) DeDe Halcyon.
(b) Mona Ramsey.
(c) Connie Bradshaw.
(d) Mrs. Madrigal.

6. How does Beauchamp seduce Mary Ann?
(a) He talks to her about her innocence.
(b) He gives her a neck massage.
(c) He cooks a romantic dinner for her.
(d) He kisses her neck.

7. Who is Mary Ann's boss?
(a) Mrs. Madrigal.
(b) Edgar Halcyon.
(c) Mona Ramsey.
(d) Beauchamp.

8. Where does Ruby put Edgar for the massage she gives him?
(a) On a pool table.
(b) On a bed.
(c) On a massage table.
(d) On a couch.

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

10. Who tells Brian that he should meet Mary Ann?
(a) Michael.
(b) Beauchamp.
(c) Edgar.
(d) Mona.

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

12. Why does Brian go to a bathhouse?
(a) To participate in a co-ed orgy.
(b) To prove to himself that he is not homosexual.
(c) To meet other homosexual men.
(d) To get clean.

13. Where does Mary Ann find a job?
(a) Safeway.
(b) A food processing warehouse.
(c) Barbary Lane.
(d) Halcyon Communications.

14. Where does Mary Ann volunteer?
(a) American Red Cross.
(b) San Francisco Gay Alliance.
(c) Pioneer Elementary School.
(d) Bay Area Crisis Switchboard.

15. What is Jon's job?
(a) Dentist.
(b) Gynecologist.
(c) Author.
(d) Advertising executive.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Brian talk about with Hillary before she invites him to her room?

2. What does Mrs. Madrigal say she acquired by growing up in a whorehouse?

3. When does Mary Ann find the welcome gift taped to her door?

4. In "Post-Mortem," what does Mary Ann do after looking at the "moon river"?

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

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