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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. How old was Rachel when Lotto and Mathilde graduated from college?
2. What did Mathilde's mother do for a living?
3. In Chapter 14 of Furies, how much did Mathilde and Lotto have in their checking account by October?
4. In Chapter 10 of Furies, at what station did Mathilde get off the train?
5. In Chapter 11 of Furies, who did Mathilde give her dog to?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why did Mathilde hire a private investigator?
2. What was the house like where Mathilde's uncle lived in Chapter 8 of Furies?
3. In Chapter 7 of Furies, why did Mathilde go to Thailand?
4. Did Mathilde ever lie to Lotto?
5. In Chapter 8 of Furies, what did Mathilde do so she didn't have to be at her uncle's house very much?
6. How did Mathilde find Lotto when he died?
7. Who comes to see Mathilde in Chapter 9 of Furies?
8. What did Chollie tell Mathilde in Chapter 13 of Furies?
9. How did the private investigator that Mathilde hired know Lotto?
10. How does Mathilde feel about all the people who attend Lotto's funeral?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Mathilde's brother died falling down the stairs. How did Mathilde feel about her brother, and was it possible that she had a deliberate part in his death?
Essay Topic 2
Lotto becomes a successful playwright. What led to Lotto writing his first play and what role did Mathilde play in his success? Would he have been successful without her?
Essay Topic 3
Chollie waited more than 20 years to tell Lotto and Mathilde that he knew about Mathilde's affair. Why did Chollie wait so long to say anything and what were his motives for passing on the information?
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