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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is Gouvernail?
(a) A college friend of Gaston's.
(b) Gaston's sister.
(c) Mrs. Baroda's sister-in-law.
(d) Mrs. Baroda's sister.
2. Who are Bobinôt and Calixta and Alcée Laballière and Clarisse?
(a) Four siblings.
(b) Two couples in the story.
(c) Four friends.
(d) Four characters in a fairy tale told to the child in the story.
3. What frightens Calixta?
(a) Lightening strikes the house.
(b) Lightning striking a tree.
(c) The hobo starts acting strange.
(d) Bobinôt is late.
4. What is the reason Cazeau tells his wife that he married her?
(a) Because he loves her.
(b) For her political connections.
(c) For her money.
(d) His father forced him to do so.
5. Why does Désirée's husband think she is not white?
(a) Her baby is not white.
(b) She has habits that are like negroes.
(c) Her grandfather is dark skinned.
(d) He has no reason; just an instinctive feeling.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where are Bobinôt and his son, four-year-old Bibi, waiting out a storm?
2. What does Evariste ask to be identified as?
3. What does Désirée do with herself and her baby?
4. Why does Clarisse follow Alcée to the ball?
5. What does Aunt Dicey say Sublet will do to the 'Cadian man?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Elodie learn while at a wedding reception?
2. How does Athénaïse develop a relationship with Gouvernail?
3. Why does Armand withdraw from Désirée?
4. What does Gabriel tell Tnate Elodie and what does she say in response?
5. What does Mrs. Sommers receive and what does she plan to do with it?
6. What does Désirée do after Armand tells her to leave?
7. What changes everything for Athénaïse and what does she do?
8. What does Clarisse do when she learns Alcée is going to see Calixta and why does she do what she does?
9. Why does Mr. Sublet change his attitude towards Evariste?
10. How does Mrs. Baroda's feelings alter towards Gouvernail and what does she do?
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