|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What state is Wilmot in when he arrives back at Bertie's after his mother's departure?
2. What does Bertie prepare after seeing what Wilmot has been up to in his flat?
3. Why does his uncle finally give Bicky enough money to start his farm?
4. How does Bertie feel about having Wilmot stay with him?
5. Who suggests that Wilmot stay with Bertie?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Lady Malvern bring her son, Wilmot, to Bertie's flat?
2. Who is Lady Malvern?
3. In "The Artistic Career of Corky", how does Corky make a living?
4. Where does Bertie pack a suitcase to go to avoid Wilmot?
5. What has the Duke of Chiswick been led to believe from his nephew, Bicky's, letters?
6. When Bertie returns from the country, where is Wilmot?
7. Why does Bertie Wooster fire his valet at the beginning of "Jeeves Takes Charge", and who is sent to replace him?
8. What does Jeeves tell Bertie he did with Willoughby's book, and how does Bertie react?
9. What does Jeeves suggest Miss Singer should do to be accepted by Alexander Worple?
10. What does Jeeves suggest Bicky do to impress his uncle while he visits?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the character, Jeeves. Why is he considered the most popular of Wodehouse's characters? What are his defining character traits? Why is he a 'gentleman's hero'? What stories is he featured in, and what happens in these stories?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the all-knowing aspect of Jeeves' character. Why is this an important trait to have in his profession? How does Jeeves' vast knowledge base help both him and Wooster throughout the collection?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss irony in "Carry on, Jeeves". What are the three types of irony, and what are some examples of each type from the stories?
This section contains 752 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)