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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. What is the idea Qwilleran comes up with as an article for the writing contest?
(a) Stray cats in Junktown.
(b) Christmas in Junktown.
(c) Murder in Junktown.
(d) Odd characters in Junktown.
2. What is the customer in Ben's shop looking for?
(a) Fiddle cases.
(b) Fireplace andirons.
(c) Dog collars.
(d) Horse brasses.
3. why does Iris wake Qwilleran the morning after their dinner in the Cobbs's apartment?
(a) Miss Duckworth has been attacked.
(b) C. C. has moved out.
(c) The cats are disturbing her.
(d) C.C. did not come home.
4. Between the bidding, what does Qwilleran hear at the auction?
(a) A lot of gossip.
(b) The sound of wind.
(c) The sound of rain.
(d) A lot of sobbing.
5. Why did Miss Duckworth go to the Andy Glanz's shop the night she discovered the body?
(a) To apologize.
(b) To borrow a knife.
(c) To argue.
(d) To invite him to her place.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Miss Duckworth not use her real name?
2. What invitation does Qwilleran receive the day after he injured his knee?
3. What amazes Qwilleran about the Mackintosh Coat of Arms?
4. What is Qwilleran doing when Iris Cobb enters his room?
5. How does locating Koko give Qwilleran pause to reflect on the death of Glanz?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Qwilleran's feelings about Ben Nicolas.
2. Why does Iris not buy the police explanation of what happened?
3. What does Qwilleran learn about a tape recorded while having dinner with Iris and C. C.?
4. What is Mary Duckworth's confession to Qwilleran?
5. What happens to prevent Iris from reading Qwilleran's palm?
6. Describe the character of C. C. Cobb.
7. Why does Iris come to Qwilleran's apartment early one morning?
8. Discuss Mary Duxbury aka Mary Duckworth as a character.
9. Discuss the common theme of a series of novels that includes "The Cat Who Turned On and Off".
10. Explain the deciding factor for Qwilleran to take the apartment.
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