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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. The plan is to burn down the house of which person?
2. Where does the man go on his final vacation?
(c) British Isles.
3. A person's life span typically lasts how many days?
4. What is the occupation of the woman?
5. How long has the couple been married?
(a) 17 years.
(b) 3 years.
(c) 5 years.
(d) 20 years.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old is the object of the boy's affection?
2. In "The Inspired Chicken Motel" which item bears a strange inscription?
3. How many men gather together in a deep conversation in "Long After Midnight?"
4. The couple's main argument regards which subject?
5. Where does the story take place?
Short Essay Questions
1. In "The Better Part of Wisdom" what does the grandfather decide to do when he learns he is on death's door?
2. Explain the difference between the two men at the beach in "The Shoreline at Sunset."
3. What unusual fact about a victim is discovered by the ambulance drivers in "Long After Midnight?"
4. What is the relationship between Anna Marie and Roger in "Some Live Like Lazarus?" How does the relationship evolve?
5. What is unusual about the parrot in "The Parrot Who Met Papa?" What happens to the parrot?
6. Why is Joseph resentful toward Marie in "Interval in Sunlight?"
7. Describe the plot in "A Story of Love."
8. What is the story of the main character in "The Illustrated Woman?"
9. What is the irony involved in "Dark They Were, and Golden-Eyed?"
10. How does the wife attempt to help her husband in "The Women?"
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