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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 the American community use to punish non-conformists?
2. What does Winterbourne finally decide about Daisy?
3. What is a further danger at night in the Colosseum?
4. Who arrives in a carriage?
5. What is the era the navel DAISY MILLER takes place in?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the news about Daisy alter Winterbourne's plans after he arrives in Rome?
2. How does Winterbourne respond to Mrs. Costello?
3. How do the American women try to prevent Daisy from going to meet Giovanelli?
4. What does Daisy say she is about to do that scandalizes the Americans at Mrs. Walker's house?
5. Describe the point at which Daisy and Winterbourne come into conflict.
6. What confirmation about Daisy's innocence does Winterbourne finally receive?
7. How does James show that Daisy is not romantically interested in Giovanelli?
8. How does Daisy astonish Mrs. Walker that afternoon in her house?
9. What shows the determination of Mrs. Walker to save the reckless American girl?
10. How does Winterbourne lecture Daisy at the Palace of the Caesars?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay on competition in love. Use the verbal sparring between Giovanelli and Winterbourne as an example of how men compete for the attention of a woman. In your essay suggest how Winterbourne might have done a better job of courting Daisy.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay on the value of preserving antiquities. List in your essay the reasons preserving architecture and artifacts have an important role to play in human understanding of our history.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay about Henry James as a storyteller. State your opinion about his ability to hold the interest of the reader. Include the literary devices he uses and how well you think he manages to do that.
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