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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 title does Jeeves come up with for the work Corky sells?
2. What is Bicky's apartment like?
3. Which of Florence's family members does Willoughby mention in his book?
4. How old is Wilmot?
5. How long does Lady Malvern intend to leave Wilmot at Bertie's flat?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who does Bertie meet at the Milady's Boudoir offices?
2. What does Corky do to lose his inheritance in "The Artistic Career of Corky"?
3. Who do we discover that Mabel is related to at the end of the story?
4. Who does Miss Singer end up marrying?
5. Using the small boy, what plan does Jeeves hatch to get Freddie and Elizabeth back together?
6. On their first meeting, what inspires Bertie to hire Jeeves as his valet right away?
7. What has the Duke of Chiswick been led to believe from his nephew, Bicky's, letters?
8. Why does Lady Malvern bring her son, Wilmot, to Bertie's flat?
9. What scheme does Bertie come up with to help Freddie win Elizabeth back?
10. 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?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the motifs of duty and honor. What are some examples of dutiful and honorable characters in the stories? How do they show their sense of duty and honor?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss Wodehouse's use of the older wealthy relative character. Why does Wodehouse include so many older relatives, particularly aunts and uncles? What might he be conveying to the reader?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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