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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. Where does Bella insist Edward go?
2. What does Bella enjoy?
3. What does Edward call Jacob concerning Jacob's heritage?
4. What does Jacob fight as Sam moves the pack into formation?
5. Why does Jacob say he came to the wedding?
Short Essay Questions
1. What sort of emotional turmoil is Jacob enduring?
2. Describe the strength of the pack leader's orders and why Jacob decides to fight the compulsion.
3. What are the signs that Bella may be pregnant?
4. Describe the birth of Renesmee and Jacob's imprinting.
5. What do they finally figure out that the fetus needs and how does Bella respond?
6. What does Bella worry about as she greets the wedding guests?
7. What do Edward and Jacob agree to when talking outside the house?
8. What does Carlisle say he is unwilling to do and at what point can he not make her a vampire?
9. What does Sam refuse to do and how does he misunderstand what Jacob intends to do?
10. Why does Bella feel self-conscious as she drives home and what distracts her on her drive?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Many readers of fiction place themselves in the position of one character, wondering if they would do the same thing as that character. Discuss the following:
1. Do you think one of the values of literature is to serve as a reflection of oneself? Why or why not?
2. Socrates said "Know thyself." How can reading a book such as Breaking Dawn help a reader to know him/herself? Do you find yourself reflecting on your own character and abilities when reading Breaking Dawn? Why or why not.
3. Choose one specific incident in Breaking Dawn to discuss and compare one of the characters' response to how you think you would respond.
Essay Topic 2
Breaking Dawn is one book in a series of novels involving Bella, Edward and Jacob. Discuss the following.
1. What are a couple advantages of writing a series of novels about the same characters? Use examples.
2. What are a couple disadvantages of writing a series of novels about the same characters? Use examples.
3. Do you prefer to read a standalone book, or a series of books with the same main characters? Explain your response.
4. Do you think it is easier, more difficult, or about the same to write a standalone book versus one in a series? Explain your answer.
Essay Topic 3
1. What is foreshadow? How many incidences of foreshadow are in Breaking Dawn? How does foreshadow contribute to a book's suspense?
2. Discuss an example of foreshadow in Breaking Dawn including why you believe it is foreshadow. Include examples from the book and your own life to illustrate your answer.
3. How do you think most people react to uncertainty in their lives? Use examples from Breaking Dawn and your own live to support your opinion.
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