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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What time is it when Bernard begins his last monologue of Section 8?
(a) Very early in the morning.
(c) Nearly bed-time.
(d) Very late at night.
2. Who has the first monologue of this Section 6?
3. Who "gape[s] like a young bird, unsatisfied, for something that has escaped me" in Section 8?
4. What is the effect of the sun's beams at the beginning of Section 5?
(a) They burn and destroy what they touch.
(b) They produce a glare off of everything they touch.
(c) They turn everything they touch white.
(d) They clearly define the objects they touch.
5. In Section 7, where is Louis's new house?
6. In Section 5, who does Rhoda refer to as "a snob"?
7. What significant fact do we learn about Louis's love-life in the course of his major Section 7 monologue?
(a) Rhoda has left him.
(b) He is a homosexual.
(c) He and Rhoda are married.
(d) He has struck up an affair with Jinny.
8. According to Section 7, what does Jinny resign herself to being in regards to the rest of her life?
9. What kind of insect does Woolf describe in the elaborate simile at the beginning of Section 7?
(a) An ant.
(b) A dragonfly.
(c) A beetle.
(d) A moth.
10. What about her life is Jinny bemoaning when she begins her monologue in Section 7?
(a) That she cannot find a husband.
(b) That she has aged.
(c) That she has grown fat.
(d) That she cannot bear children.
11. In Section 5, who asks, "but what is the thing that lies beneath the semblance of the thing?"
12. What separates Neville's monologue from the others in Section 6?
(a) He is least troubled by Percival's death.
(b) He is most aware of aging.
(c) He is the most content of any of the characters.
(d) He is least aware of aging.
13. What is the dominant feature of the monologues during the middle of Section 8?
(a) There is constant interplay.
(b) Bernard speaks alone.
(c) Only Susan and Neville speak.
(d) Only Rhoda and Percival speak.
14. What significant fact do we learn about Susan's life in Section 6?
(a) That she has a baby.
(b) That she is in love with Louis.
(c) That she is dying.
(d) That she had an affair with Percival.
15. What does Bernard seem to be struggling to do during his final monologue of Section 8?
Short Answer Questions
1. For how long does Bernard stay where he travels in Section 7?
2. What are the two dominant images of Section 8's introduction?
3. Who is holding Louis's hand in Section 8?
4. What is most notable about Jinny's Section 6 monologue?
5. Where do we learn Bernard travels to in Section 7?
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