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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Anna say Bazarov's feelings towards Katya are?
2. What does the author say flowers peep serenely at us with?
3. Why can Pavel not make suggestions about how to run the farm?
4. Why did Nikolai hire Fenitchka's mother?
5. Where does Bazarov take a walk the next morning?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Fathers and Sons is a famous book which has greatly influenced modern literature. Choose a book written after Fathers and Sons that you think was influenced by the novel and discuss there similarities in terms of:
Essay Topic 2
Exanine the differences between Arkady and Bazarov's upbringings. Do you think it makes a big difference to his relationship with his father that Arkady mother died early? How has Vassily's doting affected Bazarov's character? Were they are true nihilists or did their upbringings prevent them from genuinely thinking in this way?
Essay Topic 3
Compare the characters of Bazarov and Anna.
1) In what way are their morals different?
2) What is their relationship to each other?
3) Do you think they are the perfect match?
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