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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. What is Giovanni's reaction to Jacques?
2. After the conversation with Giovanni, what does David feel for him?
3. What does David crash into while driving drunk?
4. Who does David spend most of his time with once he moves in with Giovanni?
5. What does Jacques offer David, after meeting Giovanni?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did David want from his relationship with his father?
2. After sleeping with Joey, what does David resolve regarding his sexual orientation?
3. Why is David reluctant to reveal his attraction to Giovanni?
4. Why does David move in with Giovanni?
5. How does Giovanni die?
6. In regards to Hella, what do David and Giovanni discuss prior to her return?
7. In retrospect, what does Jacques regret regarding Giovanni?
8. What embarrasses David during his conversation with Giovanni?
9. Now that David has begun a homosexual relationship, how does he feel about his decision?
10. The first night they meet, where does David go with Giovanni?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
When Giovanni and David meet, David is hesitant to get involved but his hesitance is short-lived. Examine the series of events that leads up to David's acceptance of his attraction to Giovanni.
Essay Topic 2
David tries to pretend his first sexual encounter with a man was with Giovanni. In truth, David had a homosexual experience at a young age. Describe David's first homosexual encounter.
1) When and where did the encounter take place?
2) Who was involved?
3) How did this experience affect David?
Essay Topic 3
As David lost his mother at an early age, his upbringing was less traditional than others. Describe David's family life as a child.
1) How does the loss of his mother affect him?
2) Who raises him?
3) What is his relationship with his father?
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