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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter Eight.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following drugs does Lessing admit to having taken once?
2. Which of the following sparkled in every rock that surrounded the Lessings' home?
3. Which of the following organizations asked Lessing to write a play in the 1950's?
(a) The Liverpool Theater Company.
(b) The Royal Theater Company.
(c) The Shakespeare Theater Company.
(d) The BBC.
4. According to the quote at the opening of Chapter 1, the girl in Lessing's mother's favorite saying only cared about which of the following?
(a) Horses and dancing.
(b) Cats and flowers.
(c) Singing and prancing.
(d) Books and studying.
5. How many bouts of illness did Lessing's family experience?
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did Lessing learn to drive?
2. According to Lessing, what happens to women as time passes?
3. Which company offered loans to the farmers in Lessing's region?
4. At what age did Emily McVeagh die?
5. According to Lessing, where do most of the good biographers live?
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