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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Faye say about Homer?
2. How much does Claude pay for an old red rooster?
3. What does Faye do with a champagne cocktail?
4. What does Faye do on the day after Harry's funeral?
5. Who is waiting for Tod when he returns to his office?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain the unusual setting of Claude Estee's house. What is Claude trying to communicate about himself through the style of the house and its eccentricities? Does Tod feel comfortable there? Why does Tod return there at the end of the story?
Essay Topic 2
Why does Faye take an interest in Homer Simpson? Why is Homer too shy to even speak when he brings wine and flowers to the Greener apartment? What is it about Homer that makes Tod befriend him?
Essay Topic 3
Why does the author insert a character like Abe Kusich who is a dwarf? How does Tod accept Abe's presence in his life? What does Abe mean for Tod? For the story?
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