The Awakening Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 138 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.

The Awakening Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 138 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Mademoiselle Reisz say to Edna after her performance?
(a) She would have preferred playing the violin.
(b) Edna is the only one worth playing for.
(c) She should have chosen a different tune.
(d) It is the last time she will perform for anyone.

2. What is Madame Antoine cooking for dinner?
(a) Bluefish
(b) Deer
(c) Tuna
(d) Mullet, a type of fish

3. Where is Mr. Pontellier eager to go the next day?
(a) Bourbon Street, the heart of New Orleans
(b) Carondelet Street, the business center of the city
(c) Easy Street, to open a bar
(d) Wall Street, to conduct business

4. What does Edna want to do with Madame Ratignolle?
(a) Start an art business
(b) Talk politics
(c) Start a restaurant
(d) Paint a portrait of her

5. Madame Lebrun remarks that sometimes she thinks Mrs. Pontellier is:
(a) Mysterious
(b) Capricious
(c) Callous
(d) Devious

6. What does Mr. Pontellier promise to bring back for his sons?
(a) Ice cream
(b) Candies and walnuts
(c) Bourbon balls
(d) Bonbons and peanuts

7. Where does Edna go with her sketches?
(a) Madame Lebrun's house
(b) A flea market
(c) Madame Ratignolle's house
(d) The local artist's market

8. What does Leonce believe is a way to become rich?
(a) To speculate in real estate
(b) To keep children in public not private schools
(c) To make money, not save it
(d) To con people into buying investments they do not need

9. What does Madame Ratignolle mean when she talks about her condition?
(a) Her pregnancy
(b) Her situation in life
(c) Her relationship with her husband
(d) Her illness

10. What does Mrs. Pontellier overhear Madame Ratignolle relate to Monsieur Farival in great detail?
(a) One of her accouchements, or, childbirths
(b) How to cook a chicken Creole style
(c) Her intimate moments with her husband
(d) Her interest in writing a novel

11. Where is Leonce when Edna returns from the Cheniere?
(a) He is walking along the beach.
(b) He is now at the Cheniere.
(c) He went to Madame Antoine's.
(d) He is at Klein's.

12. What does Madame Ratignolle think of the Mexicans?
(a) They are the most delightful people she knows.
(b) She confuses them with the Spanish.
(c) They are a treacherous, unscrupulous and revengeful people.
(d) She knows nothing of them and is very curious.

13. Describe Madame Antoine:
(a) Fat, walks heavily and clumsily, speaks no English but is warm and friendly
(b) Thin, walks elegantly and speaks beautiful English
(c) Short, stout, angry and scary like a guard dog
(d) Short, with a rather unforgettable face

14. Who is very fond of Robert?
(a) The Pontellier children
(b) The church parishoners
(c) His mother
(d) No one. Everyone dislikes him.

15. What does Adele Ratignolle urge Robert to do?
(a) To leave Edna Pontellier alone
(b) To find someone his own age
(c) To leave the Grande Isle
(d) To get a part-time job

Short Answer Questions

1. Does Mrs. Pontellier feel comfortable in the company of Creoles?

2. When Mr. Pontellier checks in on his sons, he thinks that Raoul has:

3. Why is Robert at Grande Isle?

4. What is singing in French and a little Spanish?

5. Mrs. Pontellier talks about:

(see the answer keys)

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