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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 turn to in an attempt to rediscover his enthusiasm?
2. What does Clamence say he has a lack of?
3. What country does Clamence talk about in this chapter?
4. Why is Clamence chosen to be pope?
5. In what chapter did Clamence first mention the little ease?
Short Essay Questions
1. Summarize Clamence's argument?
2. Describe Clamence's hallucination aboard the boat in chapter 5?
3. What is Clamence's reason for stealing a dying man's water?
4. How does Clament change when he begins to fear judgment?
5. What does the boat in the fifth chapter represent?
6. Why must the doves remain high in the atmosphere?
7. Describe the Dutch town.
8. What is Clamence's role as pope?
9. What is a spitting cell?
10. How has Clamence's relationship with the auditor changed?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Look at the Fall of Man story. How influence has the story had on society? How Camus modernize the message in the Fall? What are the similarities and differences between the message the two stories are trying to convey?
Essay Topic 2
Examine Clamence's character. What is his objective is? What is his conflict? Take what you know about Clamence and write what kind of life you think he would have in today's society. How would his good and bad points translate into today's society?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the novel's chronological setting.
1) What were the main concerns during the 1950s? How does Camus express these concerns?
2) In what ways do you think the novels meaning would change if it was set in today's society?
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