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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Vancouver, what does Sarah ask Macon on the phone?
2. What gift does Macon bring for Muriel's parents?
3. At Rose and Julian's wedding, who takes Muriel aside to chat?
4. Where does Rose and Julian's wedding ceremony take place?
5. At Rose and Julian's dinner party, what is significant about the pate recipe?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Holidays function as significant events for Macon and his family. Discuss the family dynamics at Thanksgiving and Christmas, and what they reveal about the characters' relationships with one another.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the plot and subplot of "The Accidental Tourist," including the following for both:
1. Rising Action.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the role of setting in the novel, and how its significance regarding the characters.
1. What facts about Baltimore and its history relate directly or indirectly to the novel?
2. Why is it significant that Macon and Muriel live in different parts of the city?
3. How is it significant that major events occur when Macon is away from home?
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