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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Julian confide about a period during his stay at the asylum?
(a) He fell in love with one of the guards.
(b) When he asked to leave, they put him in a single, dark cell.
(c) When he began to hallucinate and withdraw to a point where he was not certain when his mind was tricking him or when it was not.
(d) He would not talk to anyone or eat anything.
2. What does Miss Alice do when Julian tries to explain one more time that there is nothing much to tell, and it is simply a matter of his faith in God leaving him, and he committed himself to an asylum?
(a) She will not let go of it.
(b) She does not agree with him.
(c) She argues with him.
(d) She moves on to a new topic.
3. What is feminine, but not frilly, decorated in shades of blue?
(a) An upstairs sitting room of the castle.
(b) Miss Alice's dress.
(c) The dining room.
(d) The carriage.
4. What does Julian say he heard on that night in the asylum?
(b) Cries or sobbing.
(c) Cats meowing.
(d) Rain falling on the roof.
5. Who delights in the lawyer's discomfort?
(a) The birds.
(c) Miss Alice.
(d) The Cardinal.
6. What does Julian think about how men use God?
(a) He is not bothered by it.
(b) He struggles with it.
(c) He is outraged by it.
(d) He tries not to think about it.
7. What does the first man not leave without?
(a) Making a rude comment to Miss Alice.
(b) A snide comment or two.
(c) Hugging the second man.
(d) Kissing Miss Alice on the cheek.
8. Julian is intrigued by the butler's coincidence. How does the Butler feel?
(a) Just as excited.
(c) Nonplussed about almost everything.
(d) Unsure about Julian.
9. " God the creator, not the God _______________," he says.
(a) Of creation.
(b) Who hates.
(c) Who destroys.
(d) Created by man.
10. What is Miss Alice's response when Julian tries to explain to her that he wondered if he imagined so many things or whether so many things he thought had come to play in his imagination?
(a) She wants to take him back to the asylum.
(b) She finds him a perfect candidate for the priesthood.
(c) She thinks he is still insane.
(d) She suggests that he may just be describing what passes for sanity.
11. Why does Julian ask whether or not someone will soon be available?
(a) To take photographs of him and the birds.
(b) To get a tour of the garden.
(c) To confess his sins.
(d) To see him for his appointment.
12. What are of the expected variety in a place of this grandeur?
(a) The beautiful, rare roses.
(b) The beautiful, exotic birds flying about.
(c) A great arched doorway and the furnishings.
(d) The hand-embroidered banners hanging along the walls.
13. Why does the lawyer initiate a discussion of his animosity for the Cardinal?
(a) He is bored by Julian's responses.
(b) He is satisfied with Julian's information.
(c) He cannot contain his hatred.
(d) He knows Julian is friends with the Cardinal.
14. What does Julian admit to the butler when the lawyer leaves?
(a) He grew up in London.
(b) The blank six years of his life were spent in an insane asylum.
(c) He was orphaned as a child.
(d) He has a wife and child in the country.
15. Who was Saint Francis?
(a) A martyr burned at the stake.
(b) A man who hunted wild animals.
(c) A pope.
(d) A friend to all animals who often talked to creatures, even birds of the sky.
Short Answer Questions
1. What are both the butler and the lawyer, who have known each other for some time, quite eager to do?
2. How does Miss Alice say hello?
3. Who does Julian say he found crying, "Help me, help me... help me, oh God, God, help me... oh help, help?"
4. What does Julian find ironic about staying in the section of the asylum that is for people who are only mildly troubled?
5. How does the scene end?
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