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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. Who helps get Henry out of Nanantatee's apartment much of the time?
(a) A young Hindu lecturer from India
(b) Kelpi
(c) Germaine
(d) Sylvester and Tania

2. Where are the people from who are coming to view the Villa Borghese apartment?
(a) Dijon
(b) London
(c) Spain
(d) America

3. Where does Henry brush against Walter Pach?
(a) In the Dome
(b) In the Tuileries
(c) In the American Express office
(d) In the cinema

4. How does Henry slightly disagree with Papini?
(a) Papini desires to be alone; Henry wants loneliness.
(b) Papini needs opera; Henry prefers musical comedy.
(c) Papini flirts with religion; Henry refutes religion.
(d) Papini advises fasting; Henry advises feating.

5. What is the condition of the beds in the commune?
(a) They are straw mats on a hard floor.
(b) They have no blankets against the cold nights.
(c) They are crawling with bedbugs.
(d) They are used by three or four people at once.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Nanantatee's friend, Kelpi, do when Nanantatee is not at home?

2. Why is Serge happy to meet Henry?

3. What surrounds Henry on his walk on the Rue de Buci?

4. What does Marlowe want Henry and Carl to do during his absence?

5. How does Nanantatee irritate Henry?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Henry say about his escape from Serge?

2. Explain how Kelpi makes his living.

3. Why does Henry leave the apartment when Boris sits down to eat?

4. How does Henry define health that he equates with optimism?

5. How does Henry contrast a merry-go-round and the Germans?

6. Why does Henry like eating with the Cronstadts the best?

7. In relating his experience with the young Hindu, what is Henry expressing about his own beliefs?

8. How does Henry get away from Serge?

9. In an attempt to get money, what is Henry unable to do?

10. How does Henry use sarcasm in describing Nanantatee's lavish apartment?

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