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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 19.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Esther feel depressed when she returns to the Amazon?
(a) She wishes she had gone to the magazine party instead of to Lenny's apartment.
(b) It is utterly silent in her room.
(c) It is smoky in her room.
(d) She feels abandoned by Doreen.
2. What causes Esther's skiing accident?
(a) She does not know how to ski.
(b) A man crosses her path.
(c) She loses one of her skis.
(d) Buddy is talking to her as she is skiing.
3. Who is Joan having an affair with at the asylum?
(a) Dee Dee
4. What national event is Esther concerned with as the book opens?
(a) The execution of the Rosenbergs
(b) The trial of the Rosenbergs
(c) The assassination of John F. Kennedy
(d) The bombing of Hiroshima
5. What is the first thing that Esther notices about Marco?
(a) His dark eyes
(b) His stick pin
(c) His dark suit
(d) His crass attitude
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Dr. Nolan arrive early at Esther's room one day?
2. What is unusual about Miss Norris?
3. Who calls Esther early the morning after she became sick with food poisoning?
4. Who helped foster Esther's appreciation for fine food?
5. Who is Esther's next door neighbor in the hospital once her room is moved "up front"?
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