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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. What impresses Paul's uncle about Paul?
(a) His intelligence.
(b) His height.
(c) His intensity.
(d) His endurance.
2. Who does Paul ask a question of that nobody else has?
(a) His Mother.
(b) His uncle.
(c) His father.
(d) His sister.
3. What is Paul's uncle's name?
4. What does Paul's uncle call him when he sees Paul with his favorite toy?
(a) A jockey.
(b) A betting man.
(c) A gentleman.
(d) A fortunate one.
5. What is Paul's uncle a fanatic about?
(a) Horse racing.
(c) Meeting strange women.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Barrett talk to about Paul's talents?
2. Where is Paul when he invites his uncle to do something?
3. How does Barrett feel about his talks with Paul?
4. Who has helped Paul make his fortune?
5. Who does Mother say gave Paul what she needs from him?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Mother feel about her children?
2. Why does Oscar take Paul to the horse races?
3. How do Paul's sisters feel when they watch him play with his favorite toy?
4. Why is Mother's poverty so frustrating to her?
5. What is strange about Paul's first bet at the horse races?
6. What favor has Barrett been doing for Paul?
7. What do the children all sense about their mother even with her attempts to hide it?
8. Why is Paul so interested in horse racing?
9. Why is it strange for Mother to have hired servants?
10. Who is Mother's most important servant, and why?
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