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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How did Kate look to Dave?
2. What did Kate not have time for that she regretted?
3. Who did Kate blame for her distraction?
4. What was Elsie's hankie?
5. At what time was Kate most lonely?
Essay Topic 1
Speculate on the point of reading romance novels. What does it provide, if anything, to the reader? Do you think they are important to society? Why or why not? What is realistic about them? What is more fantasy than realism? Explain why you feel this way.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast Elsie and Kate. What kinds of people are they? Who is most likely to get in trouble, and why? Who would you most want on your side in a fight, and why?
Essay Topic 3
How did the interaction with Kate's parents help Dave to better understand her? In what ways would it be possible to feel sorry for a child living in such a household? How could this kind of parenting be responsible for productive and driven adults, but also depriving children of their only chance to be children?
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