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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. How does Mrs. Walker react to Daisy's announcement?
2. What does Daisy ask if Winterbourne remembers?
3. At the party, what does Daisy seem to prefer?
4. What is it that Winterbourne no longer believes in about Daisy?
5. What is Daisy doing, according to Mrs. Costello, that disturbs Winterbourne?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the difference between Mrs. Costello's opinion of Daisy and Mrs. Miller's opinion.
2. How does Giovanelli attempt to warn off Winterbourne who is walking toward him and Daisy?
3. What is the admonition Winterbourne receives from his aunt?
4. At Mrs. Walker's party, how does Winterbourne alter to stop Daisy's behavior?
5. Describe the information Winterbourne receives about Daisy from Mrs. Walker.
6. What shows the determination of Mrs. Walker to save the reckless American girl?
7. To solve the problem of Daisy's going alone, how does Winterbourne provide an answer?
8. How do the American women try to prevent Daisy from going to meet Giovanelli?
9. How does Winterbourne respond to Mrs. Walker's request that he stop seeing Daisy?
10. How does Winterbourne respond to Mrs. Costello?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay on writing. Using Henry James as an example, discuss your thoughts on the contribution writers have made toward civilization. Speculate in your essay what the world would be like without the great writing down through the ages.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay expressing your ideas about judging books by their covers. Daisy Miller suffers from being judged unfairly by prudes and snobs. Express you opinion about similar things happening today.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay on the irony of Mrs. Costello's objection to Daisy's seeing Italian men. Although James does not comment on it, there is an irony that Mrs. Costello has an Italian last name. Discuss how people often condemn in otherw what they accept in themselves.
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