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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. Winterbourne makes a conclusion that Daisy is not an innocent child but a woman with what attribute?
2. What does Mrs. Costello say Daisy's activities are causing ?
3. What does Daisy say she intends to do?
4. In Book Two, what is Daisy doing?
5. What does Daisy admit to being?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Daisy astonish Mrs. Walker that afternoon in her house?
2. What does Daisy say she is about to do that scandalizes the Americans at Mrs. Walker's house?
3. How does the news about Daisy alter Winterbourne's plans after he arrives in Rome?
4. Describe Daisy's coquettish behavior that Winterbourne takes the wrong way.
5. Describe the point at which Daisy and Winterbourne come into conflict.
6. How does James show that Daisy is not romantically interested in Giovanelli?
7. What does Mrs. Walker say Daisy has done that is unacceptable?
8. Describe the coincidental meeting between Winterbourne and Daisy.
9. How does Winterbourne's attempt at a joke turn out badly?
10. How does Mrs. Walker's snubbing of Daisy affect her?
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 about the differences in European social order and the more democratic social order of the USA. Discuss the idea of social classes and give your opinion about such structure.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay about cause and effect. Use the idea in DAISY MILLER that the night air causes malaria. Discuss how humans need to assign a cause or blame for anything but are very often wrong in their conclusions. Include some other old wives tales that were once accepted as the truth but are disproved today.
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