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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. What does Edward say they are looking for as far as other vampire families are concerned?
2. Why is Edward furious with Jacob?
3. What do the guests at the Cullen home feel the need to declare?
4. What does Bella realize when she is hunting?
5. What does Edward say about Renesmee?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who arrives with the Volturi and what is Irina's reaction when she sees her sisters?
2. Describe the scene when Bella gets to hold Renesmee for the first time.
3. What does Bella want of J. Jenks?
4. What does Garrett say to the witnesses the Volturi have brought with them?
5. What plans do the Cullens begin to make?
6. What do the Cullens decide to do in order to try to slow Renesmee's growth, but what does Bella have to do first?
7. What does Edward say he wants of the Denali clan, and what is their response?
8. What does Edward tell Bella about Renesmee when they are returning to the house from the hunt?
9. Why do Alice and Edward lead Bella into the woods, covering her eyes?
10. Why can't Bella move or scream and what is her predominant thought?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Titles often play a vital role in making a person decide to read a particular book. Discuss the following:
1. Fully explain why you think Breaking Dawn is titled as such. Do you think it is the best title for the book? Why or why not? Can you think of a better title? Why would you choose it?
2. How important is a title in influencing you to consider reading a book? Explain your answer.
3. Do you think a title needs to have direct relevance to a book's content? Explain your answer.
4. Have you ever read a book that when you finished, you do not understand the relevance of the title? Does it discourage you from "trusting" that particular author again?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss one of the following:
1. Trace and analyze the theme of love in Breaking Dawn. Consider the following questions as you write: What characters are most concerned with love? Why? What are some symbols of love? Symbols of hate? What characters seem loving?
2. Trace and analyze the theme of courage in Breaking Dawn. Which characters struggle with this issue? Why? Which characters seem to possess courage? Why?
3. Trace and analyze the theme of change in Breaking Dawn. Consider the following questions as you write: What characters are most concerned with change? Why? What are some symbols of change? Which characters seem to change the most?
Essay Topic 3
Bella is furious when she realizes Jacob imprinted on Renesmee, but Jacob argues that it was involuntary and points out that Bella said they belong in each other's lives. He just wants Renesmee to be safe and happy. Edward and Carlisle are impressed that Bella has not yet gone for Jacob's throat, but when she tells him to stay away from her daughter and he objects the Nessie likes him too, Bella lunges for his throat because he nicknamed her daughter after the Lochness Monster.
1. Discuss the reasons you think Bella is so angry about Jacob and Renesmee imprinting. Use examples from your own life and Breaking Dawn to support your reasoning.
2. Do you think it was destiny for Jacob to imprint Renesmee? Why or why not? Use examples from your own life and Breaking Dawn to support your reasoning.
3. Discuss in depth, why you think it bothers Bella so much that Jacob calls her daughter Nessie. Use examples from your own life and Breaking Dawn to support your reasoning.
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