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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. To whom does Eliza leave her share of her house when she dies?
2. What is Sophie's college degree when she returns home in "1894-1895"?
3. Who gives birth to a fourth daughter in "1886-1887"?
4. Who hosts a taffy pull in "1886''?
5. In the chapter titled "1894-1895," who breaks a rib?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do Anne and John differ in their beliefs in life after death?
2. Why doesn't Julia give an immediate response to Johnny's marriage proposal?
3. How does Sally deal with becoming more crippled with arthritis?
4. What advice does Anne give Tucker when he tells her that he and Jennifer plan to be married? What does she base her advice on?
5. Why does Anne cut herself off from all but superficial friendships, and when does she change that attitude?
6. Whom does Julia decide to marry when she is living in California? Why does she want to marry him?
7. Who does Melissa Patton marry, and why does she continue to work afterward?
8. How does Julia feel during her pregnancy, and what choice does she make after giving birth?
9. Why, upon her death, does Eliza leave her portion of the family home to Ruhamah?
10. What does Anne ask her servant to help do that causes Tucker to fuss? How does Anne respond to Tucker?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What does the club come to symbolize to Sally and many other women? Be sure to include a definition of symbolism in your essay.
Essay Topic 2
What interests and experiences of the author's own life might be drawn upon for inspiration in ...and Ladies of the Club? Explain your answers, giving an overview of the author's life.
Essay Topic 3
What is the difference between conflict and crisis in a novel? How are they similar? Also relate the differences and similarities specifically to ...and Ladies of the Club.
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