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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who will judge the slaves for their punishment?
2. Laurent agrees to be rescued only if which character comes with him?
3. According to her parents, what will Beauty's fate be?
4. Laurent suggests _________________ as his first choice to marry.
5. Where does Beauty wake up in the morning?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe sexual suppression as it appears in the novel. Which characters are sexually suppressed and how? Why is this theme significant?
Essay Topic 2
Beauty, Tristan, and Laurent each discuss different types of love. Describe these three types of love that the characters describe. Why is love a universal theme in the novel in spite of the prevalence of sexuality and punishment?
Essay Topic 3
Which character ends up in the most ideal situation by the end of the novel, in terms of the happiness as the characters see it? Use at least one citation from the novel to back up your opinion.
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