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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What makes people seem different on the island from people in the city?
(a) In the city the people are rushed
(b) In the city the people are friendly
(c) On the island one sees each person as unique
(d) On the island most people don't have a job
2. How do the two function in the small cottage?
(a) As a dance
(b) They keep knocking into each other
(c) They fight about who cooks
(d) They sleep in shifts
3. What does the realization of self encourage?
(a) Being a good partner
(b) Having a good job
(c) Being smart
(d) The growth of one's interests
4. What does the author say acceptance of pain as growth potential do?
(a) Will give happiness
(b) Will enable growth faster
(c) Will grant peace
(d) Will make the clock less significant
5. How does Anne's feelings change as she prepares to leave the beach?
(a) Melancholy for hope
(b) Happiness for depression
(c) Balance for restlessness
(d) Peace for chaos
Short Answer Questions
1. In the beginning of a marriage the author says there's little time to do what?
2. What does the author say the perfect day with her visitor represents?
3. What does Anne say about a perfect day?
4. How does the author see the oyster shell?
5. Why does the author believe it will be difficult to remember her thoughts from the beach?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Anne relate the Argonauta shell to her life?
2. What does the author say about most people wanting duration in life and marriage?
3. How does the author use the metaphor of dance in writing about her sister's visit?
4. What does Anne see as the difference in caring between the modern world and when life was less technical?
5. What is the Argonauta and how does it use its shell?
6. How does the author see the beginning of a marriage for most people?
7. What does Anne suggest each person must do as far as themselves is concerned and what effect would that have on a person's life?
8. Anne talks about the different needs for aging adults. What are some of the ideas she expresses?
9. What does Anne say women must discover for themselves and how?
10. How does Anne see the oyster shell in relationship to marriage?
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