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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Virginia get to the place where she plans to fix her dress?
2. What does the family decide to do when they cannot find Virginia?
3. What does the ghost trip on in the hall?
4. What is the place called where the ghost can get his final rest?
5. How did the ghost die?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
There are a number of different settings in this book. Describe some of these settings. Why might the author have chosen these settings for this plot to take place?
Essay Topic 2
Despair is an emotion that affected a number of the characters in this book. Which characters are most affected by despair? How does this change the course of the plot branches they are involved in?
Essay Topic 3
Symbolism is a very prevalent literary device used by Oscar Wilde. What are some of these symbols? How does their presence affect the course of the plot?
This section contains 800 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)