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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Violet begin researching?
2. What does Titus dream about?
3. What does Titus finally do in 'Observe the Remarkable Verdure'?
4. What does Titus 'dream' about in 'Nudging Again'?
5. What happens to Violet at the end of 'Our Duty to the Party'?
Essay Topic 1
In the novel, two different parenting styles are presented, those of Titus' parents and that of Violet's father. Compare and contrast these styles. How are they similar? How are they different? What effect do they have on the teenagers? Do you think they are partially response for what happens in the novel? Why or why not? What do you think the author is saying about the effect of parental influence on children?
Essay Topic 2
In the novel, there are several examples of teenage relationships. Choose one of the following pairs, and analyze the relationship. Is it a friendship, or a romance, or both? What is the relationship based on? Is it mutual, or primarily one sided? Do you think it is indicative of modern teenage relationship? Why or why not?
1. Violet and Titus.
2. Titus and Quendy
3. Titus and Link
4. Link and Calista
Essay Topic 3
Foreshadowing is used throughout the novel. Locate four examples of foreshadowing, and discuss how they are used to indicate things to come. Be sure to explain not only the situation, but also how the author uses foreshadowing to add dramatic tension and anticipation.
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