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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 is written on the piece of paper “in clumsy, childish handwriting” by the stairwell to the loft in “In the Empty Conference Hall – The Student – The Offices”?
(a) Staircase to the Judge’s Secret Chambers
(b) Staircase to the Front Exit
(c) Staircase to the Local Prison
(d) Staircase to the Court Offices

2. Of the proceedings against him, K. tells the Examining Magistrate, “[L]et us say I do recognize them, out of” what?
(a) Fear
(b) Redemption
(c) Irony
(d) Pity

3. Where does K. see Kaminer on his way to the courtroom in “The First Hearing”?
(a) On a bus
(b) At the library
(c) At a café
(d) On a train

4. Where does K. see Rabensteiner and Kullich on his way to the hearing in “The First Hearing”?
(a) On a bus
(b) At the library
(c) On a train
(d) At a café

5. What is K.’s first name in the novel?
(a) Franz
(b) Josef
(c) Peter
(d) James

Short Answer Questions

1. The next room to K.’s in “The Arrest” has been taken by “a typist, who went off to work very early and came back late.” What is this character’s name?

2. What public prosecutor does the Deputy Manager say is coming to his party in the beginning of “The First Hearing”?

3. At what time does Fraülein Bürstner return home in the evening as K. waits for her arrival in “A Conversation with Frau Grubach”?

4. Which of the guards being thrashed says he has a family to feed in “The Thrasher”?

5. K. points out to Fraülein Bürstner that Frau Grubach is dependent on him for what reason in “A Conversation with Frau Grubach”?

Short Essay Questions

1. What relationship to the legal system does Fraülein Bürstner say she has in “A Conversation with Frau Grubach”?

2. Who is Fraülein Bürstner? How is her character described in “A Conversation with Frau Grubach”?

3. How is the Examining Magistrate described in “The First Hearing”? What does he ask K.?

4. How is the character of Willem described n “The Arrest”? How does he compare to Franz?

5. Why does the Thrasher tell K. he shouldn’t believe everything the guards say in “The Thrasher”?

6. How are the people in the courtroom situated in “The First Hearing”? How is this arrangement symbolic?

7. How is K.’s resistance to the system perceived in “In the Empty Conference Hall – The Student – The Offices”?

8. What is Josef K.’s central plight in “The Arrest”? How does he go about achieving his goal?

9. Why is K. incapable of handling his trial in the same ways that he handles his work at the bank?

10. How are the Examining Magistrate’s books described in “In the Empty Conference Hall – The Student – The Offices”? What happens to the Usher’s Wife in the chapter?

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