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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. Why is it significant that Louise and the narrator go on vacation?
(a) They learn more about each other.
(b) They build memories.
(c) They get married.
(d) They learn to truly appreciate each other.
2. Upon moving to the country, what does the narrator begin to study?
(d) Human body.
3. Which of the following best describes the narrator's ultimate goal?
(a) To find fulfillment in work.
(b) For Louise to pursue her dreams.
(c) For Elgin to make Louise happy.
(d) For Louise to be healthy and safe.
4. Which of the following proves that Louise has deep love for the narrator?
(a) Louise did not go back to Elgin.
(b) Louise did not come back to the narrator.
(c) Louise did not have an affair with Gail.
(d) Louise stayed in their apartment the whole time the narrator was gone.
5. What does the narrator hope for Louise when he moves away?
(a) A full life.
(c) Good mental health.
(d) Romantic love with Elgin.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does the narrator give the key to the handcuffs?
2. What location does the narrator call while looking for Louise and after returning from the countryside?
3. What type of feelings does the narrator's boss have for the narrator?
4. Why does Louise finally decide to leave Elgin?
5. Who is Elgin arriving home with when the narrator sees him?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the narrator's confrontation with Elgin.
2. What is Elgin's goal throughout the novel? Has he achieved this goal yet?
3. According to the novel, how is love more important than societal opinions?
4. Describe the narrator's search for Louise.
5. How is selfishness a theme in the novel?
6. Why does Louise file for divorce?
7. How is Gail similar to Jacqueline?
8. What is significant about the narrator and Louise going on vacation together?
9. Why isn't the narrator interested in Gail sexually?
10. What is Gail's role in the novel?
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