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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 century does "Jeeves Takes Charge" take place in?
2. What does Jeeves tell Bertie he did with the book?
3. Why does Corky's uncle revoke his inheritance?
4. What group does Edwin belong to?
5. What is Florence's relation to Bertie?
Short Essay Questions
1. Right after Lady Malvern leaves, how does Wilmot show that he will be more trouble than his mother promised?
2. What does Jeeves suggest Bicky do to impress his uncle while he visits?
3. What does Jeeves tell Bertie he did with Willoughby's book, and how does Bertie react?
4. What does Bertie find Wilmot has been up to when he returns home after a couple of nights away?
5. Where does Bertie pack a suitcase to go to avoid Wilmot?
6. What does Jeeves suggest Miss Singer should do to be accepted by Alexander Worple?
7. Why does Willoughby search Bertie's room, and what does he find?
8. What does Wilmot tell Bertie he intends to do while his mother is away?
9. On their first meeting, what inspires Bertie to hire Jeeves as his valet right away?
10. Why does Bertie Wooster fire his valet at the beginning of "Jeeves Takes Charge", and who is sent to replace him?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the character of Wooster. What are his defining character traits? What is his role in the stories? How does he affect the tone and plot of the stories?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss love and romance in Wodehouse's short stories. Is romance and love often a focus of his stories? What are some examples of stories which center around the romance of the protagonist and his love interest?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the motif of loyalty in the short story collection, "Carry on, Jeeves." How does Jeeves show his loyalty to Wooster? How does Wooster show his loyalty to Jeeves? Why are they loyal to one another?
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