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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the author seem to be revealing in this scene?
(a) More of the characters' vulnerabilities and emotional states.
(b) That Laurel secretly wishes to sleep with Arnold.
(c) That Alan is an unsavory person.
(d) The fact that Ed is solidly heterosexual.
2. Of what do both couples agree?
(a) That they should split up.
(b) That they should swap partners sexually for a night.
(c) That their individual relationships are honest and open.
(d) That love is not reliable.
3. One is the main action in this scene?
(a) The harmony of the four getting along to create dinner.
(b) The revelation that Arnold and Ed plan to sneak off to have sex.
(c) The arrival of two other young couples and subsequent confusion.
(d) An exploration of the relationship between each person of the two couples.
4. To whom is Ed reading?
(d) No one.
5. How might Laurel have worked it out that her plan had been more successful?
(a) To invite several other couples with whom Laurel might have found a man to become pregnant.
(b) To tell Arnold to come alone.
(c) To have known if she was able to get pregnant at that time.
(d) To have reserved the local indoor tennis court.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does David hope about Ed and Arnold?
2. What do Arnold and Alan decide?
3. Who calls Arnold?
4. Why is Mrs. Beckoff coming to visit Arnold?
5. What are Arnold and Alan more resistant to than eating breakfast?
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