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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. What does the narrator first notice that is odd about the cottage upon returning?
(a) The refrigerator is full.
(b) All the lights are on.
(c) The bed is unmade.
(d) There is a note on the door.
2. What bill does the narrator pay for a full year before moving?
(b) Apartment rent.
3. What type of animal does the narrator adopt?
4. Who tells the narrator that he or she made a mistake in trusting Elgin?
(c) The narrator's boss.
(d) Elgin's father.
5. Which of the following is the narrator afraid of?
(a) Louise treating their relationship like an affair.
(b) Jacqueline hurting Louise and Elgin.
(c) Elgin finding out about Louise's affair with the narrator.
(d) Louise fearing a relationship with the narrator.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Louise decide to do after the vacation?
2. Which of the following types of love is a theme in the novel?
3. Who is the narrator's boss most similar to?
4. Who does the narrator find the most love with?
5. Where does the narrator get thrown out of?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the narrator know that he or she made a mistake?
2. How does the narrator prove deep love for Louise?
3. What is Gail's role in the novel?
4. What does Gail provide for the narrator?
5. Describe the narrator's confrontation with Elgin.
6. Why does the narrator decide to leave Louise?
7. Why isn't the narrator interested in Gail sexually?
8. What is Louise's goal throughout the novel? Has she achieved this goal yet?
9. Describe the narrator's search for Louise.
10. How is selfishness a theme in the novel?
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