Mid-Book Test - Hard
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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following adjectives best describes Elizabeth's weekend with Ian at Jake's home?
2. Why do Lucinda and Elizabeth arrive at Jake's home?
3. During their duel, where does Robert shoot Ian?
4. Which of the following activities is Jake most concerned with during the weekend at his home?
5. After touring the cottage, what opinion does Elizabeth have about Ian?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why do Jake and Lucinda abandon Elizabeth and Ian at the cottage?
2. Why does Elizabeth think that Valerie tricked her into meeting Ian at the greenhouse?
3. What new things does Elizabeth learn about Ian after they are married?
4. How does Sir Frances Belhaven respond to Elizabeth after their first date?
5. What is a duenna?
6. Why does Elizabeth constantly chide Ian about his spending habits?
7. How does Elizabeth prepare for her escape from Ian with Robert?
8. Why does Elizabeth's family decide that it is time for her to be married?
9. Who is Viscount Mondevale?
10. Who is Lord John Marchman?
After Elizabeth saves Ian Thornton from a potential duel with Lord Everly, she meets him outside the party, alone. First, explain how Ian Thornton reacts to Elizabeth's feminine charms at the party. Then, explain how Elizabeth responds to Ian's proposals. Finally, compare / contrast Elizabeth's external and internal feelings about Ian Thornton. How does she represent her feelings for him, and how do these representations compare / contrast with her internal, private feelings about him?
After her parents' deaths, Elizabeth made her debut into high society. First, describe the way Elizabeth was trained for her appearance in society. Then, describe the way high society initially greeted Elizabeth. Was she accepted into high society, or shunned? How can you tell? Give at least two examples from the text to support your argument.
When Robert encounters Elizabeth and Ian in a romantic embrace, he challenges Ian to a duel. First, explain why Robert reacted so violently to his sister's embrace. Then, explain why Robert and Ian were unfortunately matched for the duel. Finally, describe the outcome of the duel, explaining which man was more severely injured, and how.
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