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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 Clamence say he can no longer bear?
2. What are Clamence and the auditor traveling on in this chapter?
3. What does Clamence assure the auditor the boat is doing?
4. Who does the girl want to punish when she kills herself?
5. Who does the dog go to instead?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Clamence a judge pentinent?
2. What is Clamence's reason for stealing a dying man's water?
3. What is a spitting cell?
4. What is Clamence's opinions on Jesus Christ?
5. Describe the Just Judges painting?
6. What does the boat in the fifth chapter represent?
7. Summarize Clamence's argument?
8. How does Greece contrast with Paris?
9. How does Clamence decide to add excitement to his life in chapter 5?
10. What encourage Clamence to join the foreign legion?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Identify the main themes of the story. Why do you think these themes are so important to the story? How does Camus use character and setting to express these themes?
Essay Topic 2
The Fall is written in the second person person. Why do you think Camus chose to write the story in the second person? How do you think the meaning of the story would of changed if it was written in the third person?
Essay Topic 3
What is Clamence referring to when he states without the strict dynamic of master and servant, any argument could stretch into affinity? Can the view be attribute to today's society or is such a view specific to the 1950s? Why would any argument stretch into affinity?
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