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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Gypsy's surname?
2. Who is Stringham engaged to in Chapter 3 of "A Buyer's Market"?
3. What have Deacon and Gypsy been distributing?
4. What does Jenkins note Deacon had not particularly liked?
5. Who does Pilgrim argue with at the party in Chapter 2 of "A Buyer's Market"?
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the motif of the occult in the first volume of "A Dance to the Music of Time". What does Jenkins think of the games and tricks associated with the occult in "The Acceptance World"? Who is Mrs. Erdleigh and what does she predict? Do her predictions come true? What is a Planchette board? What messages does it give the group?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the motif of friendship in the first volume of "A Dance to the Music of Time". Who is Jenkins friends with in his youth? What ups and downs do their relationships encounter over the years? Does he remain close to his friends from school? Who are his friends as an adult?
Essay Topic 3
Analyze and interpret the character Jenkins. What are his defining character traits? What struggles and obstacles does he face throughout the novel? What are his goals and motives? In what tone does he tell his story?
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