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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does the narrator believe Louise feels about Elgin?
(a) Louise feels passionately about him.
(b) Louise has affection for him.
(c) Louise is in danger being with Elgin.
(d) Louise hates him.
2. According to the narrator, who would never appreciate an affair?
3. When the narrator reflects back on early days of his or her affair with Louise, what types of memories are they?
4. What can the reader tell about the narrator's feelings about Jacqueline?
(a) The narrator despised Jacqueline and most women.
(b) The narrator did not love Jacqueline.
(c) The narrator wanted to be with Jacqueline forever.
(d) The narrator loved Jacqueline passionately.
5. What explains Louise's easy affection for the narrator?
(a) Her relationship with Elgin.
(b) Her relationship with herself.
(c) Her relationship with Jacqueline.
(d) Her relationship with her father.
6. What did Jacqueline destroy in her apartment?
(a) Ceiling tiles.
(c) Bathroom fixtures.
(d) Kitchen appliances.
7. What is the narrator scared will happen if he or she reveals his or her true feelings to Louise?
(a) She will be scared away.
(b) She will fear the narrator.
(c) She will become too eager.
(d) She will benefit from not knowing.
8. According to the narrator, why do married women have affairs?
(a) Relationships become boring.
(b) Long-term relationships are no longer possible.
(c) Men are not able to please women.
(d) Women are forced into marriage.
9. Which of the following types of literary devices are present in the novel?
(c) Iambic Pentameter.
10. Which of the following does the narrator most likely feel about infidelity?
(a) Infidelity is acceptable.
(b) Infidelity is only okay for the narrator and his or her lovers.
(c) Infidelity is immoral.
(d) Infidelity makes the narrator angry but the narrator enjoys being devious.
11. Why is the narrator dating Jacqueline?
(a) The narrator wants to avoid getting hurt.
(b) The narrator feels bad for her.
(c) The narrator wants to get revenge on Jacqueline.
(d) The narrator loves her.
12. How does the narrator feel about one day marrying Louise?
(a) The narrator fears marrying Louise.
(b) The narrator does not believe in any marriage.
(c) The narrator wants to marry Louise.
(d) The narrator thinks Louise has more to benefit from marriage than the narrator does.
13. Why does the narrator tell so many women that he or she loves them?
(a) The narrator loves all women.
(b) The narrator enjoys deceit.
(c) The narrator genuinely loved them.
(d) It is easy for the narrator.
14. Which of the following best describes Elgin's parents?
15. Who does Louise describe as being bad with people?
(d) The narrator.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does the narrator work?
2. What is Elgin worried about after he learns the truth?
3. Where does Louise invite the narrator to go together alone?
4. Which lover brought out the best in the narrator?
5. What is Elgin's religion?
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