flesl.net paired story — multiple choice: 2-1a (Gabriela Byrne)

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Multiple Choice Quiz for ‘Gabriela Byrne’

instructions: put a circle around the best answer.

(1) On the day Gabriela started gambling again, when she finally got home, she

(a) phoned her husband and screamed at him

(b) lay down on the kitchen floor and cried

(c) tried to kill herself with a kitchen knife

(d) knelt on the kitchen floor and prayed

(2) Gabriela and her husband tried to stop Gabriela’s gambling by

(a) asking the casinos not to let Gabriela in

(b) going to church more regularly and praying for help

(c) finding Gabriela a job selling cosmetics in the evenings

(d) preventing Gabriela from taking money out of the bank

(3) After a year of counselling by her minister, Gabriela

(a) felt no urge to gamble

(b) felt a reduced urge to gamble

(c) felt an even greater urge to gamble

(d) felt her urge to gamble had not changed

(4) The first day Gabriela played the pokies

(a) she had decided to quit her job and needed extra money

(b) a friend had told her about how much she could win

(c) she enjoyed watching the flashing lights while she ate her lunch

(d) she had spent the morning looking for a present for her children

(5) After she finally escaped her addiction, Gabriela

(a) became a church minister

(b) became active in the anti-gambling movement

(c) became a high-school teacher

(d) became a member of the Australian government