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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. More so in Rome, what is the central theme of the novel?
2. Why does Daisy say she must leave early?
3. What is the irony of Mrs. Costello?
4. What does Winterbourne notice about Giovanelli?
5. What has Daisy already noticed Mr. Giovanelli doing?
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay comparing Daisy's disinterest in the antiquities of Chillon Castle to a modern American youth's attitude toward amusements and games before the electronic ear. In making the comparison use Daisy's attitude at Chillon to compare with a modern young person at a museum of old board games. Ideally this essay will have a humorous tone.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay about the generation gap. In Daisy's day, Mrs. Miller is a perfect example of an older woman completely befuddled by the behavior of her children. Discuss the generation gap as something that has always existed and why you think that is.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay on the modern social distinction of money. Use the example of a girl or boy from a wealthy family falling in love with someone from a middle income family. Discuss how such situations may play out.
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