Mid-Book Test - Medium
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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 the girl who asks Dangerfield for a light for her cigarette?
2. What does Dangerfield give to the young boy he runs into?
(a) His hat.
(b) The bike.
(d) A few coins.
3. Where does Dangerfield go after his fight with Marion?
(a) The library.
(b) O'Keefe's flat.
(c) A pub.
4. What wry comment does a passenger make as Dangerfield leaves the train?
(a) He seems like a real joker.
(b) He is a troubled chap.
(c) He is a good-looking young man.
(d) He cannot remember his meat at all.
5. What enrages Marion about the house?
(a) The pipes break and pour waste on her.
(b) None of the doors will close properly.
(c) Some of the windows are broken.
(d) The hot water heater doesn't work.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Dangerfield bring back to Marion as a peace offering?
2. What do Dangerfield and Chris do after making love?
3. What does Dangerfield spend the day doing after he and Marion fight?
4. What is the source of Dangerfield's anger?
5. Where is Dangerfield's house located?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Dangerfield believe that his father's death is the end to all of Dangerfield's problems?
2. Has Dangerfield's life improved from moving from the rickety house to the house in the city?
3. Why is Miss Frost so conflicted by having sex with Dangerfield?
4. Why does Dangerfield turn to Chris when he has wrecked the bar in a drunken state?
5. Why are O'Keefe's challenges in having sex partly of his own making?
6. How are Marion and O'Keefe alike in their relationships with Dangerfield?
7. What is the result of Dangerfield's embarrassment about the train incident?
8. What news is assumed to be true about Clocklan?
9. How do Dangerfield's behavioral traits undermine him in terms of money vs. pleasure?
10. How does Dangerfield try to appease Marion when she realizes Dangerfield might be having an affair?
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