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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 does Ralf advise Maria on in Chapter 25?
2. What does Maria feel as she wanders the streets of Geneva after returning the library book in Chapter 27?
3. Who surprises Maria when he enters the bar at work one ordinary night?
4. What is the name of Maria's coworker she talks to after she decides to leave Geneva?
5. How much money does Maria take out of her bank account?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Milan react to Maria spending an evening with Ralf?
2. How does Maria react to Ralf coming to visit her at work?
3. Describe how Terence finds pleasure.
4. Describe Maria and Ralf's first experience when he is her customer.
5. How does Maria feel about going home after she tells Milan she is quitting?
6. How does Maria feel about her home and Geneva after her first experience with Ralf?
7. Describe how Terence humiliates Maria in their second time together.
8. How do Maria and Ralf connect in their first time when he is her customer?
9. How does Milan react to the coworker's situation that Maria witnesses?
10. Describe what Maria has to consciously push out of her head?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain how the history of prostitution is prevalent throughout the novel.
Essay Topic 2
Describe how the Latin culture's mentality of living differs from Maria's mentality of living. What does the culture place great importance on that Maria disregards?
Essay Topic 3
What does the library represent to Maria? Explain how the library symbolizes her own dreams and desires?
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