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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. With whom does Reginald regard with distrust in "Reginald at the Theater"?
(a) The actors.
(b) The Duke.
(c) The Duchess.
(d) His aunt.

2. What poetic device does Reginald use in the first line of his poem on peace?
(a) Alliteration.
(b) Assonance.
(c) Personification.
(d) Metaphors.

3. What vessel is found during the search for sunken treasure?
(a) Scavanger.
(b) Sub-Rosa.
(c) Titanic.
(d) Andria Dora.

4. Who does Emily bribe in order to get her deckchair next to the Major?
(a) A maid.
(b) The captain.
(c) A deckhand.
(d) The steward.

5. What kind of flower does Reginald place in the button-hole of his lounge coat?
(a) A rose.
(b) A tulip.
(c) A carnation.
(d) A lilly.

6. Whose identity does the condemned man, in "The Lost Sanjak," assume?
(a) A dead soldier's.
(b) A dead Salvationist.
(c) A priests.
(d) A missing hiker's.

7. What does Reginald state is "an absurdly overrated affair"?
(a) Death.
(b) Marriage.
(c) Life.
(d) Education.

8. Who lives at Toad-Water?
(a) The Krafts.
(b) The Cricks.
(c) The Manters.
(d) The Blands.

9. Who does the former farmer marry?
(a) His best friend's daughter.
(b) A madame of a brothel.
(c) A prostitute.
(d) A lion-tamer's widow.

10. What instruments announces Mrs. Packletide's successful kill?
(a) Didgeridoo.
(b) Tom-toms.
(c) Djembe.
(d) Horns.

11. What does the narrator, in "Reginald's Rubaiyat," come to realize while they were in the bathroom?
(a) They wanted to get married.
(b) They needed to buy a gift.
(c) They wanted to be a poet.
(d) They needed to pay a debt.

12. How many times does the orchestra play "The Chaplet"?
(a) 7.
(b) 11.
(c) 4.
(d) 3.

13. How many children does Emily have?
(a) 5.
(b) 13.
(c) 8.
(d) 4.

14. What color does the Queen of Spain detest?
(a) Puce.
(b) Cerulean.
(c) Bole.
(d) Mauve.

15. Who is Esme?
(a) A hyena.
(b) A favorite horse.
(c) A child.
(d) A friend of the Baroness.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why does Mrs. Packletide say that she will never hunt again?

2. In what season do the Mullets try to sell the Brogue?

3. When, according to Reginald in "Reginald on the Academy", does one go to Heaven prematurely?

4. Who asks Clovis if he was a matchmaker?

5. Who does the Baroness state was "one of those strapping florid girls"?

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