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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. As the military situation worsens, Carlo and Corelli give Dr. Iannis ___________________________.
2. What does a fireman see near Dr. Iannis' house during an earthquake aftershock?
3. How do the Germans try to get rid of the dead bodies?
4. What happens when Corelli and Pelagia get separated from the others in the forest?
5. What surprising event does Alekos witness one day?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Captain Corelli punish the two soldiers who steal chickens from Kokolis?
2. What do Carlo and Corelli give to Dr. Iannis for safekeeping when they fear that their deaths may be imminent?
3. In what ways has the war transformed the priest, Father Arsenios?
4. Explain what happens when an unexploded mine washes ashore near the village.
5. How is Corelli saved from the execution site and what happens to the bodies of the other Italian soldiers?
6. What does Corelli do on his last day on the island and how does he ultimately leave?
7. Who takes control of the island after the Germans leave, and why is Dr. Iannis taken away from their homes?
8. What advice does Dr. Iannis give separately to Pelagia and Corelli about their romance?
9. What is the general consensus of Hector by the men who are serving under him?
10. Why is Pelagia filled with sorrow even though Corelli has survived the attempted execution by the Germans?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study of Dr. Iannis. What did he look like? What was his daily life like? What were his positive personality traits? What were his dreams and fears? What was most valuable to him in his world?
Essay Topic 2
What is the greatest lesson Pelagia learns from her father? Is it true that important lessons are also painful ones? What will Pelagia always recall about her father?
Essay Topic 3
Create a brief character study of Captain Corelli. What did he look like? What do we know about him? What were his positive personality traits? What were his dreams and fears? What was most valuable to him in his world?
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