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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. Which of the following best describes the narrator's sexual relationship with Jacqueline?
(a) The narrator does not believe in sexual attraction.
(b) The narrator is not sexually attracted to Jacqueline.
(c) Jacqueline does not want to have sex with the narrator.
(d) The narrator is passionate about Jacqueline.
2. What suggests that the narrator's relationship with Louise will be different from previous relationships?
(a) Louise and the narrator do not actually care for each other.
(b) Louise will not have a sexual relationship with the narrator.
(c) Louise won't let the narrator express love for her.
(d) Louise and the narrator do not live together.
3. What are the names of Elgin's parents?
(a) Samuel and Jaylyn.
(b) Carter and Christie.
(c) Esau and Sarah.
(d) Elgin and Cassandra.
4. Which of the following literary devices most accurately describes Jacqueline's anger?
5. Who does the narrator hit?
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Elgin study?
2. Which of the following types of literary devices are present in the novel?
3. What did Jacqueline destroy in her apartment?
4. Which of the following is a theme in the novel?
5. Which of the following causes a rift between Elgin and his parents?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe how the narrator changes from before meeting Louise to after breaking up with Jacqueline. What does this say about the narrator?
2. Describe the relationship between Louise and Elgin.
3. What is the significance behind not knowing the name and gender of the narrator?
4. Why can't Elgin work directly with patients?
5. According to the narrator, why do married women have affairs?
6. Describe Jacqueline.
7. How does the narrator feel about marriage with Louise?
8. How does the narrator look back at affairs?
9. What has caused a rift between Louise and Elgin?
10. How does the narrator justify his or her relationship with Louise?
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