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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. What does the Princess ask of Mary?
(a) To visit her the next day.
(b) To give Rowley a ride to his motel.
(c) To show Mary her paintings sometime.
(d) To stay at her house that night rather than risk the long drive home.
2. What does Rowley find in her purse?
(a) A suicide note.
(b) A picture of Matthew.
(c) The gun.
(d) A blackmail note.
3. What did Mary's mother point out to Mary when Mary was 19?
(a) That Edgar is a scoundrel.
(b) That Edgar was too old for Mary and to stop flirting.
(c) That Edgar would be an advantageous catch.
(d) That Edgar is in love with her.
4. From what does Mary try to save Matthew?
(a) His depression.
(b) The creditors.
(c) His protective mother.
(d) His drinking.
5. What does Mary ask Rowley to hand her from her purse?
(a) A gas card.
(b) A pen and paper.
(d) A handkerchief.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Rowley believe about Mary as far as Edgar is concerned?
2. Why is Rowley Flint invited to the party?
3. How long has Mary known Edgar?
4. What does Mary wish she had done?
5. What city can Mary see from the terrace of the villa?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Mary conflicted about attending the party?
2. What are the topics of conversation between Rowley and Mary?
3. What is surprising about Mary's response to Edgar's proposal?
4. How does Mary meet Karl Richter?
5. What does Mary say about why she marries Matthew Panton?
6. What is passed around at the end of the party and what does Mary do?
7. How has Mary been spending her time lately and what bearing does that have to do with Mary being at the villa?
8. What does the Colonel think of Edgar's prospects in his career?
9. How long has Mary known Edgar and what was Mary's mother's opinion of the man?
10. How does Edgar bring up the subject of marriage to Mary?
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