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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Mary notice when she and Natasha meet with Pierre?
(a) She sees that Natasha speaks about Andrew in a way she never has before.
(b) She is irritated at Natasha for showing such obvious affection for him.
(c) She is struck by the change in Pierre.
(d) She is amazed at the change in him and notices that Natasha is, too.
2. Who is Count Rostopchin?
(a) A court official appointed by Alexander to get the aristocracy out of Moscow.
(b) The governor of Moscow.
(c) A general under Kutuzov sent to keep order in Moscow as the French advance.
(d) A busybody who throws his weight around.
3. Shortly after Natasha's recovery from her illness, why does Pierre decide not to visit with the Rostovs anymore?
(a) He realizes that he is in love with Natasha and is made uncomfortable by her attentions to him.
(b) Countess Rostova tells him that Natasha is only happy when he is around.
(c) He is angry of Natasha's continued love for Andrew when Andrew refuses to forgive her.
(d) He becomes occupied in joining the army and cannot spend time with them.
4. How does Kutuzov react when he hears that the French have left Moscow?
(a) He thanks God and weeps.
(b) He has expected it all along.
(c) He is pleased but still worried about upcoming battles.
(d) He is unusually angry that the Tsar and his staff have not had faith in him.
5. What does Julie Drubetskaya gossip about as everyone is preparing to leave Moscow?
(a) The Rostovs' difficulty in selling their estate.
(b) Pierre's obvious liking for Natasha
(c) Pierre being ridiculous.
(d) The Rostovs, namely Natasha's quick recovery.
6. Why is Petya forbidden by his general to take part in Denisov's action when he sends Petya with a dispatch for him?
(a) Petya disobeys orders and, through his recklessness, disrupts an important skirmish.
(b) Count Rostov has requested that Petya not be in action.
(c) During a previous action, instead of staying back Petya rides to the front of the line and fires a pistol twice.
(d) Petya has disgraced himself with his generous but servile behavior with the rest of his regiment.
7. Who joins Denisov in his guerrilla efforts?
(c) Tikhon, the Bolkonski's servant.
(d) A French deserting drummer boy.
8. Why does Nicholas go to Voronezh?
(a) To get fresh ammunition for his regiment.
(b) To meet with the governor there with information from his commander.
(c) To find food and other equipment for his regiment.
(d) To get new horses for his regiment.
9. Who pays special attention to Natasha at the opera with Maria Dmitrievna?
10. What happens when Count Orlov-Denisov and his Cossacks try to engage the French?
(a) They fail to surprise the French as the informer is an impostor who has led them into a trap.
(b) They are successful at engaging the French but once the Cossacks take prisoners and collect valuable booty, they won't continue the fight.
(c) They engage the French and smash up the division separated from the rest of the French army.
(d) They arrive where the French are supposed to be but the entire army has joined them and the count looses most of his Cossacks.
11. How does Helene's mother react to her attempt to get divorced?
(a) She is happy for her.
(b) She is upset at first but later determines that Helene is right.
(c) She is furious as she has wanted to do the same.
(d) She is unhappy but hopes Pierre will give her a lot of money.
12. When does Sonya write to Nicholas and release him from his promise to marry her?
(a) When the family is in Troitsa after Natasha has begun to tend Andrew and his wounds.
(b) After she hears that Nicholas has met Mary and that he is drawn to her.
(c) She only writes to tell him how the family is in such financial straits.
(d) While the family is getting ready to leave Moscow she agrees to write.
13. Who does Rostopchin allow the mob in front of his house to kill?
(a) A factory worker.
(d) Vereshchagin's father.
14. Who assists Anatole in his abduction of Natasha?
(a) Dolokhov and Helene.
(c) No one.
15. Seven years after the war with France, how is Alexander regarded?
(a) He is regarded as a sovereign who did his best but his enthusiasm and youth hindered his judgment.
(b) He is highly respected for all the good he has done for Russian since that time.
(c) He is well esteemed for his desire to flog the invaders despite the actual outcome.
(d) He is looked upon with no respect for his mistakes with Napoleon.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Andrew react when he sees Natasha after they leave Moscow?
2. What brings about the change in Andrew in Yaroslavl?
3. How long did the French and Russians not engage in battle after Borodino?
4. What happens to Petya when he goes with Dolokhov to attack the French?
5. Who does Alpatych meet when he goes to Smolensk?
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