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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. What kind of fish does Tully catch as he is talking to Sophie for the first time?
2. What does Tully give Cleopatra for her birthday?
3. What is Ix-Nay dressed as when they come to rescue Tully?
4. Where is Sophie's book a huge success?
5. Where is Cleopatra buried?
Short Essay Questions
1. How is Cleopatra very generous to the people she cares about?
2. How does Tully help Cleopatra say goodbye to Highbourne Hill?
3. How were the charges against Tully in Wyoming dropped?
4. Why does Cleopatra fire Tully?
5. Why does Cleopatra compare Tully to Odysseus?
6. What is Tully's opinion about Dawn's future after he is rescued from her and the Stiltons?
7. What is Sophie Diamant's story?
8. What becomes of the crew of the Lucretia?
9. Why does Tully compare Cleopatra's burial to an Egyptian queen?
10. Where did Tully meet Dawn before the resort at San Pedro?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the women in Tully's life and the impact each of them had on him.
Essay Topic 2
How is foreshadowing used in nearly every chapter of the novel? Is this literary device overused by Buffet? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss how the chapter titles are not just clever or humorous, but serve a bigger purpose in the novel.
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