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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 one title for one of the columns in Anna's black notebook?
2. What country does Anna write about in the black notebook?
3. What is Anna on a quest for in this novel?
4. Where is Anna's new roommate from?
5. When Anna asks a question in the final entry of 'Black Notebook', how does she feel about the answer?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Anna dream about in 'Red Notebook'?
2. What happens when a magazine requests pages from Anna's journal?
3. What does Ella decide about affairs in 'Yellow Notebook'?
4. How does Ella meet Paul Tanner?
5. What does Ella think about suicide?
6. What conflict does Ella have with Dr. West?
7. What is Anna scared when she reads her notebooks again in 'Blue Notebook'?
8. Why does Anna put the newspaper clippings in her notebook, and what are they about?
9. How does Anna retaliate against the attempts to simplify her novel when making it into a movie?
10. What happens when Paul invites Ella for a drive?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Analyze Anna's final journal entry and the meaning of the dream about the casket.
Essay Topic 2
Why doesn't Anna separate herself completely from the Communist Party when she becomes fearful of it?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the theme in this novel of whether women are better off married or single. Be sure to give examples with Anna and Molly as well as Richard's wife, Marion. How are their lives different or the same?
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