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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Jay decides to propose to ______________.
2. What preoccupies Jay's mind during the deer hunt?
3. What job does Mack find?
4. What does Delaney advise Mack to do?
5. Why have Lizzie and Jay come to London?
Short Essay Questions
1. What topics does Jay need to speak to his father about while in London?
2. Why does Mack have to rescue Lizzie after the hanging?
3. What is life like for Mack in London?
4. Describe Mack's terrifying experience burning off the gas in the mine.
5. How does Mack learn that he is a free man?
6. What does Jay's mother tell him about her beginning feelings of hatred for her husband Sir George?
7. What is Mack's first priority after the firedamp alarm sounds?
8. How is Mack McAsh introduced in the story?
9. What is Lady Hallim's advice regarding Jay's growing interest in Lizzie?
10. For what occasion does Lizzie decide to dress as a man in Chapter 14?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study of Lizzie Hallim. What does she look like? What are her positive personality traits? What are some of her negative characteristics? What are her hopes and fears? What motivates her during her lifetime?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss Follett's writing style. How is he different from other writers of his time? What are some of his characteristic writing techniques? Identify some examples of his classic style in A PLACE CALLED FREEDOM.
Essay Topic 3
Mack spends some alone time throughout the novel to contemplate his life. What does he think about? What conclusions does he arrive at? Explain why he is in a contemplative mood at this point in time.
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