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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 color is not associated with the potions?
2. Who visits Utterson at his home?
3. What expression overcomes Jekyll?
4. What happens repeatedly when Utterson visits Jekyll?
5. What time of day is it when Utterson spots Jekyll?
Short Essay Questions
1. Utterson and Enfield are old friends but it is revealed that they are also related. What is their relation?
2. The letter to Lanyon is peculiar and contains a specific request. What favor does Jekyll ask of Lanyon?
3. 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?
4. Jekyll reveals all that happened up until the time of his death. What is the purpose of Jekyll's statement?
5. Utterson became increasingly upset when his efforts to help Jekyll were denied. Why did Utterson write a letter to Jekyll?
6. Lanyon made it clear that certain subjects were off the table. Why did Lanyon not want to discuss Jekyll?
7. Although spectators were aghast, Jekyll did not know why. How did Jekyll avoid knowing how Hyde affected his image?
8. While Utterson and Enfield are speaking to Jekyll, a sudden change comes over the doctor. What about Jekyll shocks Utterson?
9. Jekyll's fall from grace was instigated by a particular interest. What was Jekyll's passion?
10. Why does Jekyll send a letter to Lanyon?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 2
Poole was bound by duty to honor Jekyll's wishes. However, after Poole was convinced that there was something seriously wrong with Jekyll, the butler violated his confidences and approached Utterson. Do you think the decision was difficult for Poole to make? Was it the right decision? How might the ending have changed if Poole had not interfered?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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