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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is a planchette?
2. Who refuses to allow the group to linger over their breakfast?
3. What upsets the group about the illustrations in the book Luke found?
4. Whose call did Eleanor not heed the night of his/her death?
5. Why does Theo tease Eleanor?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is an unreliable narrator? Is Eleanor an unreliable narrator? How can you tell? What could the author have done differently to make the narrator more reliable? How does the author's choice of narrators impact the overall plot development?
Essay Topic 2
Why is Eleanor the only one who can hear the small child singing her final night in the house? Why does Eleanor believes she can hear everything that is happening in the house? What impact does this imply about Eleanor? Is this what causes Eleanor to act strange later in the night?
Essay Topic 3
Why is Dr. Montague concerned about Eleanor's reaction to the house? Why has Dr. Montague invited her there? Why does Eleanor deny this incident? How does Dr. Montague expect Eleanor will be affected by the house?
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