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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 Charles tell Edward he could injure?
2. Which of the following does the author compare the pine needles to?
3. What does Edward say the man knew a lot about?
4. What color is the car that Edward and Vivian step out of?
5. What did Chatterton lose a few nights before?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Harriet persuade Cumberland to authenticate her painting?
2. How does Vivien keep Charles' memory alive?
3. How does Sadlier know the Seymour paintings are fake?
4. Why is Chatterton excited about his life at the beginning of Chapter 13?
5. How does Merk try to prove that the Seymour painting are not fake?
6. How does Charles die?
7. Why does Edward claim he does not like the Chatterton portrait?
8. What does Chatterton's friend suggest as a cure for Chatterton's STD?
9. What does Pat Joynson tell Philip about Chatterton?
10. How does Harriet act during Charles' funeral service?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The author wrote Chatterton in the third person. Why do you think the author chose to write the story in the third person? How do you think the meaning of the story would change if the author wrote it in the first person?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss elements of the narrative structure: exposition, conflict, complication, climax, resolution and conclusion. How does the author use all these elements to create a logical and linear story? How does the story's structure express the novel's themes?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the book's reception in three different countries including the country in which the book was written. How does each country's opinion about the book differ? Was the book more influential in one country than another? If so, why?
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