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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the name of the suite the young wife is given?
(a) The tower
(b) The paradise
(c) The city
(d) The turret
2. Where is the room the husband does not want his wife to go?
(a) In the cellar
(b) Next to the kitchen
(c) The north tower
(d) The west tower
3. Where does the young wife say the little clock was made?
4. Who asks the young wife if she loves her husband?
(a) Her lover
(b) Her father
(c) Her brother
(d) Her mother
5. Who does the young wife see galloping towards the castle?
(b) Her brother
(c) Her mother
(d) Her husband
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the young wife say is on all the walls?
2. Who is waiting for them at the station?
3. What word does the young wife use to describe her bedroom?
4. What companion does the young wife say she sleeps with?
5. What does the young wife say is bad about the passage?
Short Essay Questions
1. In what ways has the young wife grown up in a short space of time?
2. What is a Marquis?
3. How do you think the Marquis has gotten away for so long with the murders?
4. What is the girl's reaction to seeing her husband's pornography?
5. What is a libertine?
6. Describe what a catafalque is.
7. Is it significant that the young girl compares her mother to Medusa?
8. What do you think is the chronological setting of the novel?
9. Do you think the Marquis is a conventional murderer in term of literature?
10. How do you think Brittany is different to the young wife's life in Paris?
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