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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 Edward say his mother needs lipstick for?
2. Where does Harriet say she has not been since the Fifties?
3. What does Flint think about Charles' death?
4. What does Chatterton have to take four grains of?
5. What does Chatterton describe the child's shirt as?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Harriet persuade Cumberland to authenticate her painting?
2. What does Chatterton's friend suggest as a cure for Chatterton's STD?
3. Why does Edward claim he does not like the Chatterton portrait?
4. How does Merk try to prove that the Seymour painting are not fake?
5. Why does Wallis think he is cheating Meredith?
6. What does Mary do while Wallis and her husband watch the fire?
7. How is Charles at the beginning of the ninth chapter?
8. How does Charles die?
9. How does Philip help Vivien and Edward after Charles death?
10. How does the scene change when Mary arrives?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Choose one of the following and examine what it expresses about mid- to late-19th century society.
1) The Meredith marriage.
2) Wallis' portrait.
3) The servant's child.
Essay Topic 2
Identify the main themes of the story. In what way are these themes relevant to the time period? How does the author use character and setting to express these themes?
Essay Topic 3
Choose one of the characters in the novel and discuss how he or she would cope in two of the following scenarios:
1. The police come and arrest the character for forgery.
2. The character's closest friend dies.
3. The character is diagnosed with a terminal illness.
4. The character's work becomes world renowned.
5. The character is faced with bankruptcy.
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