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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What item does Mr. Fell receive in the mail?
2. Everyone attributes ___ to Rosemary.
3. Jane's mother never addressed _____.
4. Philip felt ___ for Eleanor because she did not tell him about Tess.
5. Which word is used to describe Dora?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 2
Describe Ephron's use of foreshadowing throughout the book. Give at least three examples of foreshadowing. Give details and the purpose of using the technique. How else could the reader learn about the important information? What other technique might have been used?
Essay Topic 3
Write a short memoir that might have been written by Eleanor Smith. What types of things would Smith be most proud of in her career and personal lives? What other types of professional work might Eleanor have done or rise to in the future? Would the memoir include details of his relationships with Philip? How might Philip describe how she felt before, during and after her meetings with Philip? How would Eleanor address Philip's death?
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