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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. On which street does the incident occur?
2. Jane obtains Eleanor's address from _____.
3. Teddy jokingly asks Philip about _____.
4. What is the first name of the mortician?
5. Who arrives at Rosemary's house, surprising everyone?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Analyze the relationship between Rosemary and Jane. What is the common ground for friendship? Do the friends respect each other? How has their relationship evolved? Where might it go from here? Do you think the relationship will ever change drastically?
Essay Topic 2
Politics and war are also referred to in the book. Discuss the use of politics in the story. Do you think politics are an important part of the book? Explain. How else could Ephron incorporate politics and war into the book? Also examine the use of politics in relationships.
Essay Topic 3
Symbolism is an important part of a story, often giving clues to the reader. What are the ways in which Ephron uses symbolism in this story? Give examples of blatant symbolism and more subtle symbolism. Compare and contrast the symbolism used in Ephron's book and a story written by a famous author.
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