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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 is Dr. Glossop's first name?
2. After going out with Jeeves, what does Rocky's aunt beg Rocky to do?
3. Which area does Egbert work in?
4. What is Elizabeth's surname?
5. Why does Rocky's aunt want to give him his full inheritance?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who is Heloise Pringle?
2. What does Bertie realize about Sippy's distant relatives?
3. Why did Dr. Glossop end Bertie's engagement to his daughter?
4. Who do we discover that Mabel is related to at the end of the story?
5. Using the small boy, what plan does Jeeves hatch to get Freddie and Elizabeth back together?
6. How does Bertie find out where the small boy lives, and why doesn't his family take him back?
7. What happens at the end of the story when Elizabeth offers the small boy a candy?
8. What does Jeeves suggest he can do to help Rocky deceive his aunt?
9. What does Aunt Isabel decide to do after receiving some letters from Rocky?
10. How does Sippy's aunt react to the news of Sippy's incarceration?
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 secondary characters in the stories. What are some similarities and differences amongst the characters? Does Wodehouse pay particular attention to the secondary characters? Is the focus mainly put on the protagonist instead?
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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