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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. Where does Venetia go following her visit with her uncle in Chapter 15?
(a) To her room.
(b) To say goodbye to Aubrey.
(c) To buy supplies in the village.
(d) To the Priory.
2. What is Mrs. Hendred constantly worrying about?
(a) Missing the mail.
(b) The weather.
(c) Making Venetia a good marriage match.
(d) Venetia wearing current fashions.
3. Why does Lady Steeple breakdown in front of Venetia in Chapter 19?
(a) She is saddened to hear her favorite dog died.
(b) She is sad her past is affecting Venetia's marriage prospects.
(c) She feels guilty for abandoning her children.
(d) She is upset that she is old enough to have a grown-up daughter.
4. Who is Mrs. Scorrier?
(a) Conway's wife's nurse.
(b) Undershaw's new housekeeper.
(c) Damerel's aunt.
(d) Conway's mother-in-law.
5. How does Aubrey respond when Mrs. Scorrier picks fights with him?
(a) He is more than happy to fight back.
(b) He retreats to his bedroom.
(c) He storms out of the house.
(d) He politely agrees with her.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Marston?
2. Why do Sir John and Lady Denny send Oswald away?
3. What does Venetia realize about Damerel's feelings in Chapter 17?
4. Why did Conway send Mrs. Scorrier to Undershaw?
5. Why does Venetia's uncle come to Undershaw in Chapter 15?
Short Essay Questions
1. What disagreement arises because of Aubrey's dog, Bess, in Chapter 14?
2. What conflict is Venetia burdened with in Chapter 14?
3. Why doesn't Damerel kiss Venetia in Chapter 9?
4. How does Venetia react when she finds out that the woman at the theater is her mother?
5. Why does Oswald intercept Damerel on his way home in Chapter 9?
6. Why does Venetia need to find a new place for Aubrey? What solution does she find?
7. What does Mrs. Hendred confess to Venetia at the end of Chapter 17 and how does Venetia react?
8. What does Venetia talk to her mother about when she meets her for the first time?
9. Why does Yardley finally lose interest in Venetia in Chapter 19?
10. How does Damerel react when Venetia tells him that she intends to set up house for herself in Chapter 13?
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