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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What role is Augie hired to play in the department store Christmas scene?
(a) An elf.
(b) A reindeer.
(c) A snowflake.
(d) Santa Claus.
2. How many rooms is William's estate drained to after the stock market crash?
3. Which of the following references is NOT made by Augie in the opening section of the novel?
(b) George III.
4. What was the name of Simon's fiancé?
5. What crime did the daughter of the Dutch-Zeeland family commit before getting off scot free?
6. Why does the matchmaker, Kriendle, believe that Simon should not marry?
(a) Because he is too young.
(b) All of the above.
(c) Because he is too dumb.
(d) Because he is too irresponsible.
7. What city does the March family live in?
(c) New York.
8. How is Anna Coblin related to Five Properties?
(a) They are not related.
(b) They are married.
(c) They are siblings.
(d) They are cousins.
9. How does Grandma feel about Augie working for William Einhorn?
(a) She is suspicious.
(b) She is displeased.
(c) She is apathetic.
(d) She is excited.
10. What is the name of Augie's first love?
11. From of the following disabilities does William Einhorn suffer from?
(a) He is mute.
(b) He is crippled.
(c) He is blind.
(d) He is deaf.
12. What job does Augie help his cousins, the Coblins, complete?
(a) An aluminum can recycling drive.
(b) A car mechanic shop.
(c) A newspaper route.
(d) A pool cleaning service.
13. What type of business does William run?
(a) A music recording business.
(b) A medical research business.
(c) A pool cleaning business.
(d) A real estate business.
14. Which historical king takes the Greek philosopher Salon into refuge?
15. Which of the following cities is Augie NOT disgusted with while traveling with Dingbat?
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Augie react when the beautiful heiress turns down his dinner date proposal?
2. Which of Augie's character traits does Simon play up when Augie meets the Magnuses for the first time?
3. Who does Augie find living in his house when he returns home from the Renlings?
4. What type of animal does Augie associate with the Biblical prophet, Elijah?
5. Which room of his house does William burn down to please his wife's redecorating ideals?
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