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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Gorobets and his family celebrating in this story?
(a) His son's wedding.
(b) His wife's birthday.
(c) His son's christening.
(d) His wedding anniversary.
2. How does Ivan travel home?
3. What is the most remarkable thing about the couple's house?
(a) The cups snigger.
(b) The doors sing.
(c) The window screech.
(d) The gnomes laugh.
4. What does the Cossack say he will do if Khoma does not return to his daughter's coffin?
(a) Beat him.
(b) Throw him out of town.
(c) Force him to eat pig's swill.
(d) Put a curse on him.
5. What is the name of the village church?
(a) St. Nickilas.
(b) St. Troon.
(c) St. Pantelei.
(d) St. Wren.
6. How does the cat change when it returns home?
(a) It is pregnant.
(b) It is wild.
(c) It is rabid.
(d) It is never hungry.
7. What kind of pictures does Valuka paint?
(a) Landscape pictures.
(b) Religious pictures.
(c) Portrait pictures.
(d) Abstract pictures.
8. Who does Pulheria arrange to take care of her husband?
(a) A gilly.
(b) A nurse.
(c) Her daughter.
(d) The housekeeper.
9. Where does Ivan meet Grigory?
(a) An inn.
(b) A grocers.
(c) A church.
(d) A bar.
10. What is Ivan Ivanovich's job?
11. How does Katerina try to kill her father?
(a) She stabs him.
(b) She strangles him.
(c) She shoots him
(d) She drops a boulder on his head.
12. How did the Cossack's daughter die?
(a) She had a stroke.
(b) She killed herself.
(c) She contracted consumption.
(d) She was murdered.
13. What does the devil steal?
(a) The sun.
(b) The clouds.
(c) The moon.
(d) The star.
14. What is the name of the main character in this story?
15. What does Afansay like to do to his wife?
(a) Tickle her.
(b) Hit her.
(c) Play tricks on her.
(d) Poke fun at her.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Ivan's aunt say she can longer take care of the family estate?
2. What does Tomar should not be mentioned?
3. What does the author say a father's heart is not made from?
4. Where does Gorobets bring Katerina and her baby for protection?
5. How do Valuka and the devil travel to the palace?
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