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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 was Andy contemplating on selling, according to Mary Duckworth?
(a) The ladder he supposedly fell off of.
(b) The finial he fell on.
(c) His entire shop.
(d) The light fixture destroyed on the night of his death.
2. Whose car does Qwilleran discover fits the size and shape of the second car that was at the Ellsworth House?
3. What is Cluthra's theory about Mary's broken foot?
(a) That she fell off the ladder at Andy's place.
(b) That it is not broken at all.
(c) That she broke it kicking in a door.
(d) That she deliberately dropped an urn on it.
4. Thinking about what he saw in the dust at the theatre, what does Qwilleran believe caused the swirl pattern?
(a) The tassles on Ben's scarf.
(b) The antics of a cat.
(c) A draft from under the stage.
(d) The pivot of a boot print.
5. When Ben comes to Qwilleran's room for a visit, what does Qwilleran try to get him to admit?
(a) That he is the drug dealer Qwilleran is looking for.
(b) That he was at the Ellsworth House the night of the murder.
(c) That he entices Koko into his apartment.
(d) That he knows who killed C. C. Cobb.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Qwilleran first told Russell's roommate does for a living?
2. What does Qwilleran do for Iris Cobb during her extended absence?
3. What does Qwilleran learn Russell's roommate actually does?
4. What does Qwilleran notice in the drive of the Ellsworth house?
5. What does Hollis Prantz come looking for at the Cobbs's building?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the significance of the surprise visitor to Iris's shop while Qwilleran is taking his turn managing it?
2. What is interesting about the pattern of the sole of Russell Patch's boots?
3. What other mystery does Koko uncover at the end of the novel?
4. What information does Mrs. McGuffey give Qwilleran that might possibly prove to be a motive for Andy's murder?
5. What does Qwilleran find in Nicolas's apartment after he has a meal with him?
6. Why does Qwilleran finally get around to hanging the Mackintosh coat of arms, and who comes to help him do it?
7. What amusing information does Cluthra provide when Qwilleran goes to visit her?
8. What does Riker tell Qwilleran about his writing when Qwilleran drops in at the Fluxion office?
9. What does Yum Yum show Qwilleran and where was it?
10. Why does Mary seem much happier when Qwilleran sees her after C. C.'s murder?
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