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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Herzog have to have in Chapter 6?
2. Who does Herzog wish to see?
3. Where does Ramona work?
4. Where does Herzog ask Taube if he can look?
5. What did the policemen find on Herzog?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Herzog has relationships with several women, and all of them are different. Choose three of the women (Sono, Ramona, Daisy, Madeleine) Herzog has an affair/relationship with. Describe each relationship and its affect on Herzog's character. How do these relationships impact the story? Use specific examples from the text.
Essay Topic 2
The beginning and ending scenes/chapters of the novel mirror each other. Compare and contrast the opening chapter of Herzog with the last chapter. How is this technique relevant to the story? Why has the author decided to take this approach?
Essay Topic 3
Herzog is not faithful to either of his wives, having affairs behind both of their backs. Yet when Madeleine has an affair with Valentine, Herzog is outraged. Explore why Herzog believes his affairs with other women are okay and should be tolerated, while Madeleine's affair is cause for divorce. What is Herzog's reasoning behind each of his affairs (with Sono, Madeleine while he was with Daisy, and Wanda, among others)? Use specific examples from the text in the response.
This section contains 250 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)