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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 city is Bond in at the beginning of the chapter?
2. What kind of ball is Goldfinger playing with?
3. What did Bond destroy Blackwell's factory with?
4. What is Goldfinger's house called?
5. What did the Mexican threaten Bond with?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens at the end of the chapter?
2. How did Bond kill the Mexican drug courier?
3. What do Bond and Du Pont agree?
4. What is special about Oddjob's hat?
5. How does Bond try and find information on Goldfinger?
6. How did Goldfinger build up his wealth?
7. What does Bond see the men doing in Goldfinger's factory?
8. Why does Bond want to stay an extra night in Miami?
9. What does Oddjob demonstrate to Bond?
10. How does Bond think SMERSH has helped Goldfinger?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The Bond books greatly influenced modern literature and, in particular, crime books. Choose a book written after the novel that you think was influenced by it and discuss their similarities in terms of:
Essay Topic 2
Examine Fleming's writing style. How would you describe Fleming's prose style? What kind of vocabulary does he use? Does he use any specific writing techniques? What meaning does Fleming's style give to the story?
Essay Topic 3
Identify the main themes of the story. In what way are these themes relevant to the time period? How does Fleming use character and setting to express these themes?
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