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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Edna's father's reason for coming to town?
2. Who suddenly appears before Victor and Mariequita?
3. As Edna walks on the beach, what does she realize about Robert?
4. Whose wedding does Edna refuse to attend?
5. Who made the tobacco pouch that Robert carries?
Essay Topic 1
The story begins at Grand Isle and ends there. Why?
Essay Topic 2
Critics call this novel a classic. Define the term classic Do you agree that The Awakening is a classic? Why or why not? Did you learn anything new from reading it?
Essay Topic 3
What do you think of the final moments in Edna's life? Was she a coward for taking her own life? Or, was she brave in making the final decision on how to conclude her life?
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