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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. When, according to Reginald in "Reginald on the Academy", does one go to Heaven prematurely?
(a) When the book has not been signed.
(b) When the Sargent has not painted you yet.
(c) When one has not yet become a man.
(d) When one fails to escape.

2. What kind of animal does the Baroness come across while on horseback?
(a) A lion.
(b) A boar.
(c) A hyena.
(d) A cougar.

3. What ailment does Miss Gilpet state is fictitious?
(a) Diabetes.
(b) Depression.
(c) Rheumatism.
(d) Cholera.

4. How many miles do the children at Toad-Water have to walk to school?
(a) 3.
(b) 5.
(c) 6.
(d) 1.

5. What does Reginald claim that ducks did not have?
(a) Repose.
(b) Feathers.
(c) Real life.
(d) Worries.

6. According to the Princess, what do Russians have too much of to allow them to be light-hearted?
(a) Chocolate.
(b) Vodka.
(c) Troubles.
(d) Sins.

7. According to Reginald, who is never taught at a young enough age, about quality Christmas presents?
(a) Grandparents.
(b) Fathers.
(c) Uncles.
(d) Aunts.

8. What does Mrs. Eggelby promise Clovis at the end of "Clovis on Parental Responsibilities"?
(a) That she would insure that her son would come over.
(b) That he would never meet her son.
(c) That Clovis would be destroyed.
(d) That she would find Clovis a wife.

9. Why does the Baroness prefer her home to the wilderness?
(a) Domestic service.
(b) All of those stated.
(c) Conveniences.
(d) Hot and cold water.

10. Where does Adela Pingsford say the ox is?
(a) On Eshley's land.
(b) In her garden.
(c) In the olive fields.
(d) In her orange groves.

11. In "Esme," what does Clovis state were all the same?
(a) Vacation stories.
(b) Disaster stories.
(c) Hunting stories.
(d) Love stories.

12. What does the condemned man, in "The Lost Sanjak," want as consolation?
(a) To tell his entire story.
(b) A book.
(c) A feast created for a king.
(d) New clothes.

13. What kind of party is Reginald persuaded to go to?
(a) A birthday party.
(b) A tea party.
(c) A surprise party.
(d) A garden party.

14. Who does the Major flatter with attention to make Emily jealous?
(a) A model.
(b) A maid.
(c) A flapper.
(d) A ballerina.

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

Short Answer Questions

1. What kind of wine does Reginald bring for the Duchess to drink when they are at the Carlton?

2. What does Reginald threaten the narrator with, for being rude, in "Reginald on the Academy"?

3. What happens to the rich Armenian who refused Mr. Lammer's request?

4. Who does Mrs. Packletide hit when she fires off her gun?

5. What is the garnish used on the duck entree in "The Chaplet"?

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