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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Augie give to Paslavitch in exchange for free room and board?
(a) English lessons.
(b) His watch.
(c) Homemade bread.
2. What does Thea throw at Caligula after watching his first fight with a live iguana?
3. At which hotel does Augie stay with Thea in Mexico?
(a) The Carlos Quinto Hotel.
(b) The Rico Suave Hotel.
(c) The Don Juan Hotel.
(d) The Hilario Vegas Hotel.
4. What does Thea purchase for Augie in preparation for their move abroad?
(c) A watch.
(d) A car.
5. What does Augie name the bird he and Thea purchase together?
6. In what New York neighborhood does Augie train for the Merchant Marines?
(a) Greenwich Village.
(b) Park Slope.
(c) Sheepshead Bay.
(d) Coney Island.
7. What changed about Simon during the time Augie was living in Mexico City?
(a) He lost his fortune.
(b) He is now divorced.
(c) His weight increased.
(d) He has twin sons.
8. What does "Casa Descuitada" translate to?
(a) House of Love.
(b) Relaxation House.
(c) Carefree House.
(d) House of Quiet.
9. Where do Augie and Stella move after he returns home from the Merchant Marines?
10. What type of strikes does Augie work to prevent while working for the CIO?
(a) Tiger strikes.
(b) Lion strikes.
(c) Wildcat strikes
(d) Cheetah strikes.
11. Who does the Cossack in Paris tell Augie used to dress up like a woman in church just to frighten people?
(a) His uncle.
(b) His son.
(c) His father.
(d) His brother.
12. What does Sophia Geratis do for a living?
(a) She is a scientist.
(b) She is a journalist.
(c) She is an activist.
(d) She is a maid.
13. Which of the following Russian leaders took out a hit on Leon Trotsky's life?
14. Which of the following groups of workers does NOT regularly turn to the CIO for support during the labor movement?
15. Which of the following characters pressures Augie to get married, stating that the only way to battle the finite is with infinite love?
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Caligula fare in his first fight with a live iguana?
2. What part of Augie's body is injured when thrown off a horse while hunting with Caligula?
3. Which of the following characters gives Augie the advice that, "one must take chances, for it is better to die than to live as a stranger"?
4. How does Augie feel when Bateshaw binds him to the life boat, preventing him for contacting a passing ship?
5. What is the name of Augie's houseboy in Acalta?
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