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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Augie react when the beautiful heiress turns down his dinner date proposal?
(a) He vomits.
(b) He runs away, crying.
(c) He passes out.
(d) He slaps her in the face.
2. Which of the following characters aligns himself with communism after the stock market crash?
3. What does Augie steal from the department store at Christmas time, leading to his prompt firing from the position?
(a) Masking tape.
(c) Shaving cream.
4. What city does the March family live in?
(c) New York.
5. What type of animal does Augie associate with the Biblical prophet, Elijah?
(a) A bear.
(b) A fish.
(c) A monkey.
(d) A bird.
6. How much rent does Augie pay to the Owens every month for the room he shares with two other students?
(a) $10 per month.
(b) He does not pay rent.
(c) $30 per month.
(d) $20 per month.
7. Which of the following ailments begins to plague Momma in her old age?
(a) She is going deaf.
(b) All of the above.
(c) She is going blind.
(d) She is going weak.
8. Which of the following religions does the March family adhere to?
9. How old is Augie March at the opening of the novel?
(a) 13 years old.
(b) 11 years old.
(c) 9 years old.
(d) 15 years old.
10. Who demands that Georgie be institutionalized when he reaches puberty?
11. What job does Augie help his cousins, the Coblins, complete?
(a) A pool cleaning service.
(b) An aluminum can recycling drive.
(c) A car mechanic shop.
(d) A newspaper route.
12. Who does Joe Gormon partner up with to rob William's pool hall?
13. What school subject does Manny Pedilla excel in?
14. What type of neighborhood does the March family live in?
(a) An Irish neighborhood.
(b) A Polish neighborhood.
(c) An Italian neighborhood.
(d) A Jewish neighborhood.
15. From where does Augie steal a collection of Harvard Classics books?
(a) From the church library.
(b) From William's library.
(c) From the public library.
(d) From the school library.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following books is Grandma's favorite?
2. Who pays for Augie to get new clothes before he meets the wealthy Magnus family?
3. What color hair does Augie have?
4. What does Manny Pedilla train Augie to steal with him?
5. What is the name of the beautiful heiress that Augie instantly falls in love with at the resort?
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