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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 Wilmot intend to do while his mother is away?
2. Why does Wilmot hit the constable?
3. Who is Lord Worplesdon?
4. Why does his uncle finally give Bicky enough money to start his farm?
5. Which city does "Jeeves Takes Charge" take place in?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who does Miss Singer end up marrying?
2. Why is Florence Cray upset by Willoughby's plan to publish a book?
3. Right after Lady Malvern leaves, how does Wilmot show that he will be more trouble than his mother promised?
4. In front of the Duke, what does Jeeves tell Bicky he will have to do in order to raise money to start his chicken farm?
5. On their first meeting, what inspires Bertie to hire Jeeves as his valet right away?
6. What does Jeeves suggest Miss Singer should do to be accepted by Alexander Worple?
7. What does Florence tell Bertie to do in order to ruin Willoughby's plan to publish a book?
8. Who informs Willoughby that his book is missing?
9. What does Corky do to lose his inheritance in "The Artistic Career of Corky"?
10. Where does Bertie pack a suitcase to go to avoid Wilmot?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the motif of money in the short story collection "Carry on, Jeeves". What role does money and wealth play in the stories? How does money affect Jeeves and his position and relationship with Wooster? How does money cause problems for the protagonists in the stories?
Essay Topic 2
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 3
Discuss the author of "Carry on, Jeeves", P.G. Wodehouse. How is this collection a reflection of his life's work? What other notable work did he create? What is he known for in the literary world?
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