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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. For what does the husband apologize to his wife?
2. What does the maid give the wife?
3. What kind of feeling does the wife have when the hotel keeper bows to her?
4. What happens to Maera in the Memoir for Chapter 14?
5. What cheers Nick's mood?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the character of Nick Adams. What are his similarities to Hemingway? Do you think Nick's character was based on Hemingway himself as some believe? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
Develop a character study of Agnes von Kurowsky. Why is she important to Nick? Is it because she is caring for his physical wounds? Would Nick have fallen in love with Agnes if they had met in different circumstances? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
Describe the format of the book. What is the purpose of the Memoirs? What is the purpose of the Stories? Why do some of the Memoirs relate to the associated Stories and some do not?
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