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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does her surprise guest receive pleasure from Maria's pain?
2. How long does Maria tell Ralf to wait before seeing her again?
3. What does Maria do as her surprise guest pretends to sleep after their sexual experience?
4. What does Maria purchase after she agrees to Ralf's invitation?
5. Where do Maria and her surprise guest in Chapter 23 go their second time together?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast Maria's pleasure in pain experiences with Terence and Ralf. Why do they differ so greatly?
Essay Topic 2
Explain how the history of prostitution is prevalent throughout the novel.
Essay Topic 3
Explain why Coelho wrote the novel in the third person omniscient point of view. Compare and contrast what the third person omniscient point of view offers the reader that first person cannot.
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