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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. Where is Giovanni from?
2. What is Giovanni's reaction to Jacques?
3. How does David treat Joey, following their sexual encounter?
4. Who is Madame Clothilde?
5. What type of bar do Jacques and David go to, following David's eviction?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Giovanni think about the relationship with Hella?
2. What is the state of David's relationship with Hella when he meets Giovanni?
3. When David became injured from driving drunk, how did his father react?
4. What judgment does Giovanni have for the country of France?
5. In retrospect, what does Jacques regret regarding Giovanni?
6. What advice does Jacques give to David, regarding Giovanni?
7. Why does David move in with Giovanni?
8. What lie does David regret telling Giovanni?
9. What does the landlady review before allowing David to leave his rented apartment?
10. David decides that he will do what, when Hella returns?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Giovanni is an enigmatic character who meets an unfortunate end. Write a brief essay analyzing how Giovanni helped change David.
Essay Topic 2
Paris serves as a vibrant backdrop in the story. Write an essay describing the city of Paris and how it adds to the story.
Essay Topic 3
Youth is a predominate theme in Giovanni's Room. When David seems hesitant to begin a relationship with Giovanni, Jacques encourages him to live his life instead of letting it pass him by. Write an essay examining the idea of youth as a motivation for romance, citing examples from the text.
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