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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 creature begins to fill the chapel when the vampire-hunting team enters, looking for the wooden boxes?
2. Where does the group finally learn the missing wooden boxes are located?
3. How does the vampire-hunting team manage to clear the chapel of the animals that have suddenly appeared?
4. Where do Van Helsing and Seward stop before heading to Lucy's tomb?
5. What does Van Helsing use to make putty while visiting Lucy's tomb?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Van Helsing explain what a vampire is to Seward?
2. What arguments does Mina give for why she should come with the team when they leave to intercept Dracula's coffin once it has left London?
3. What does Mina tell the vampire-hunting team she sees the first time she undergoes hypnosis?
4. Who ultimately kills vampire Lucy?
5. Why is Dracula's destruction of the property in Seward's office not a total loss to the vampire-hunting team?
6. Why doesn't the vampire-hunting team want to break into Dracula's Piccadilly house?
7. What does the team take Mina's first hypnosis session to mean?
8. What does Van Helsing say needs to be done to Lucy in order for her to be set freed from being a vampire?
9. How does Seward react to the idea that Lucy is a vampire after her death?
10. What favors does Mina ask of the team before they depart to meet Dracula's ship after she has been bitten?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Choose three instances of foreshadowing that happen within the first three chapters of the novel and describe which future event that each predicts/foreshadows.
Essay Topic 2
Dracula is supposedly based on a real historical figure named Vlad the Impaler. Find three similarities between this historical figure and the literary character and explain how and when they appear in the novel.
Essay Topic 3
"Dracula" is considered a literary classic for many reasons. Choose three elements of the text that you feel made it the classic that it is and explain why these components have ensured the longevity and popularity of the story.
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