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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. Jekyll refers to man's duplicitous nature as being...
2. How long has Poole worked for Jekyll?
3. Utterson tells Enfield that his first sighting of Hyde made him feel...
4. What activity does Utterson suggest to Jekyll?
5. What was the main question on Lanyon's mind?
Short Essay Questions
1. What were Utterson and Enfield doing when they spotted Jekyll?
2. The letter to Lanyon is peculiar and contains a specific request. What favor does Jekyll ask of Lanyon?
3. The author makes it clear that Hyde was a metaphor. What did Hyde represent?
4. While Utterson and Enfield are speaking to Jekyll, a sudden change comes over the doctor. What about Jekyll shocks Utterson?
5. After Lanyon died, Utterson received a sealed envelope from his old friend. How did Utterson react to the bequest from Lanyon?
6. Lanyon made it clear that certain subjects were off the table. Why did Lanyon not want to discuss Jekyll?
7. The letter states that Lanyon can expect a certain event to happen after he fulfills Jekyll's request. What will happen at midnight?
8. Jekyll finally reveals his deep dark secret to Lanyon. What is Lanyon's reaction to Jekyll's secret?
9. What was the first major change Jekyll noticed about his body in regard to Hyde?
10. Utterson decides to go to see Jekyll immediately. How does Jekyll react when Utterson tries to see him?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Jekyll calls on Lanyon's professional ethics to keep his secret regarding the experiment. Lanyon is reluctant to do so. What did Jekyll mean by professional ethics? As a back up, Jekyll also called upon Lanyon's friendship and duty. How would those things persuade Lanyon to agree to remain silent?
Essay Topic 2
The incident with Utterson and Enfield talking to Jekyll outside the window leads into a use of foreshadowing regarding Jekyll's health and well-being. Utterson and Enfield share a look of horror after Jekyll makes a hasty retreat. The author was trying to tell the reader something. Was the meaning clear? Explain your conclusions.
Essay Topic 3
Good and evil is a main theme in the book. The author uses physical descriptions and allusions to the difference in people depending on whether they embrace good or evil. Explore some of the differences and their meanings in regard to the theme.
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