flesl.net paired story — multiple choice: 2-5b (Richard Coman)

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Multiple Choice Quiz for ‘Richard Coman’

instructions: put a circle around the best answer.

1. Richard’s injury was caused by

(a) the amniotic fluid in Joan’s uterus becoming toxic

(b) an excess of amniotic fluid in Joan’s uterus

(c) an excess of sugar in the amniotic fluid in Joan’s uterus

(d) the amniotic fluid in Joan’s uterus draining away

2. The first thing Joan’s doctors did when they became concerned was to

(a) tell her to go home and stay in bed for a week

(b) give her some medicine

(c) isend her to a hospital in London

(d) arrange for her to have an operation

3. Richard and Joan agot the idea of getting compensation from the hospital

(a) from a mechanic who was a friend of Sidney’s

(b) from a lawyer who was their neighbour

(c) from a conversation they overheard in a restaurant

(d) from something they read in a newspaper

4. The first indication Joan had that there might be something wrong was

(a) when she heard two doctors talking to one another

(b) when she noticed that Richard’s face was a bit blue

(c) when a neighbour made some unkind remarks about Richard

(d) when she read a newspaper article about birth injuries

5. The work of caring for Richard was

(a) shared equally by Sidney and Joan

(b) done mainly by Sidney

(c) done mainly by Joan

(d) done by a nurse