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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters Twenty and Twenty-One.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How old was Jean in the scene that Lessing describes in this chapter?
(a) 5 years.
(b) 15 months.
(c) 15 weeks.
(d) 5 days.
2. How did Lessing's mother convey her distaste for Emily McVeagh?
(a) A sniff.
(b) A story about her frivolous ways.
(c) A constant undercurrent in her descriptions of Emily.
(d) A look of disdain in her eyes.
3. How much capital did Lessing's father take to Southern Rhodesia?
(a) £ 1,000.
(b) £ 10,000.
(c) £ 2,500.
(d) £ 100.
4. In Chapter 14, what year did Lessing marry Gottfried Lessing?
5. What do Lessing's parents do in preparation for their next voyage?
(a) They studied French.
(b) They had their teeth removed.
(c) They drew up a legal will.
(d) They saved money scrupulously.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Lessing refuse to have on her bed at night?
2. In what year was Gottfried Lessing born?
3. How many family members went to visit Lessing's house in Persia?
4. Which of the following killed one of the chickens and took off with a couple of eggs?
5. How many trek oxen hauled the wagon carrying Lessing's family?
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