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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Barbara's surname?
2. What firm does Widmerpool now work for in Chapter 1 of "A Buyer's Market"?
3. Who does Jenkins meet again at Deacon's event?
4. Where do the Walpole-Wilsons live?
5. Who owns the building Ralph lives in?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss Jenkins' growth as a character. How does he grow throughout the novels? How was he able to do this? How does it change his relationships with others?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the setting of the novel. How important is the setting to novel? What if the novel had been set in a different place and time? In your opinion, would the choices and attitudes of the main characters be different? If so, how?
Essay Topic 3
Analyze and interpret the relationship between Jenkins and Jean. What ups and downs do they experience during their relationship? Are they well-suited for one another? Why or why not? What keeps them apart throughout the novel? What do they feel about adultery?
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