Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Chapter 1 | Chapter 2 | Chapter 3
1. Describe the scene of David's birth.
2. How do the other characters feel about Mr. Murdstone?
Short Essay Question - Chapter 4 | Chapter 5 | Chapter 6
3. What methods do the Murdstones use to break the spirits of the other people in the house?
4. What happens when David arrives at Salem House?
Short Essay Question - Chapter 7 | Chapter 8 | Chapter 9
5. Describe the friendship between David and Steerforth.
6. Why does David's...
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