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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. Who visits Utterson at his home?
2. Where does Poole have to go on a daily basis?
3. Who is with Utterson when he sees Jekyll?
4. What is the overall emotional state of the servants?
5. Which of these things was Jekyll not promised when he was born?
Short Essay Questions
1. Jekyll finally reveals his deep dark secret to Lanyon. What is Lanyon's reaction to Jekyll's secret?
2. Utterson decides to go to see Jekyll immediately. How does Jekyll react when Utterson tries to see him?
3. The author makes it clear that Hyde was a metaphor. What did Hyde represent?
4. What is it in Jekyll's response that does not convince Utterson or Poole that everything is all right?
5. Lanyon watches as Jekyll demonstrates his biggest triumph and failure. What is Jekyll's secret?
6. According to Jekyll, who will be visiting Lanyon at his home?
7. What were Utterson and Enfield doing when they spotted Jekyll?
8. Utterson and Enfield are old friends but it is revealed that they are also related. What is their relation?
9. The letter to Lanyon is peculiar and contains a specific request. What favor does Jekyll ask of Lanyon?
10. Jekyll insists that while he is a man of science and considered religion as a part of his experiment, he denies that he has developed what trait?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Several of the characters describe Hyde as possessing a deformity without actually being deformed. What did the people mean by that statement? Was it a physical, emotional or spiritual malady? What about Hyde made him appear deformed?
Essay Topic 2
Every person who sees Edward Hyde is paralyzed by fear and revulsion. None of the people who see Hyde's face can accurately describe it except to say that the man has an air of deformity without being deformed. What do you think they meant? Explain your opinion of Hyde's appearance.
Essay Topic 3
Jekyll stated that the only basic function he and Hyde shared was their memory. How is it possible that the rest of the two personalities could completely disconnect? If possible, compare that theory to a modern-day criminal.
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