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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What has Dr. Russel made a habit?
2. What is her response when he finally asks her if she knows him?
3. How long has it been since the accident?
4. Why is Kathleen staying in a posh hotel in New York City?
5. When does he stop her?
Essay Topic 1
The author's description of the passersby on the street is bleak.
Part 1) Describe these people. Do they look like this in reality? Why or why not?
Part 2) How does this foreshadow the feeling of the rest of the novel?
Part 3) Describe a time when your emotions affected your take on your surroundings.
Essay Topic 2
Dr. Paul Russel is a pivotal character in the story.
Part 1) Why is he a pivotal character?
Part 2) How does the protagonist interact with him? Why?
Part 3) How, in a sense, are the doctor/patient roles reversed?
Essay Topic 3
In Section 8, the main character realizes he must leave Kathleen.
Part 1) How does he come to this realization?
Part 2) Predict Kathleen's reaction to this news. Use the text to support your response.
Part 3) What takes place after he decides to leave her? What is the connection between this event and his decision to end the relationship?
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