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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Henry asked to do but is unable to do?
(b) Visit Nathan.
(c) Bury Nathan.
(d) Write Nathan's eulogy.
2. With whom does Nathan attend a Christmas church service?
(a) Maria and Phoebe.
(c) Henry and Maria.
3. What do the people in Maria's dream shout to her?
(a) "Judea! Judea!"
(c) "Oy Vey!"
(d) "Help! Help!"
4. Who has Maria never dated?
(a) An older man.
(b) A younger man.
(c) A Christian.
(d) A Jew.
5. Who says Maria's Jewish friend smells?
(a) Her mother.
(d) Her father.
6. What does Nathan describe in a letter he writes on an airplane?
(a) Henry's medical condition.
(b) Henry's current state.
(c) Henry's surgery.
(d) Henry's children.
7. According to Maria, who does not stay married for long?
8. What does Nathan inform Henry he has tried diligently to do?
(a) Kill Henry.
(b) Bring Henry home.
(c) Understand Henry's point of view.
(d) Help Henry.
9. What does Henry do when he throws away Nathan's papers?
10. What do readers want to know about Nathan's books?
(a) If they're worth money.
(b) If they're expensive.
(c) If they're worth reading.
(d) If they're fact or fiction.
11. Nathan's fictional English wife has the same name as ______________.
(a) Henry's Swedish mistress.
(b) Henry's wife, Carol.
(c) Henry's daughter.
(d) Henry's Italian mistress.
12. What does Nathan search for in "Part 3 A Loft, pages 141-163"?
(a) A magazine.
(b) A notebook.
(c) Another seat.
(d) A drink.
13. Where does Carol refuse to send her children?
(a) The United States.
14. What type of corner does Nathan find in church?
(a) A calm corner.
(b) A musical corner.
(c) A quiet corner.
(d) A happy corner.
15. What does Nathan find interesting about Lippman?
(a) His showmanship.
(b) His background.
(c) His education.
(d) His eagerness.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who feels "under pressure"?
2. Who is embarrassed by Nathan's behavior in a restaurant?
3. What is Nathan's response when a stranger begins a conversation with him?
4. What is the first section of Nathan's manuscript titled?
5. Maria believes she is too ___ to be Nathan's type.
This section contains 350 words
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