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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 does Mary think when Jem doesn't return with the cart?
2. What does Jem steal from Mary in Chapter 9?
3. About how long does Mary wait for Jem to return?
4. What does Joss decide to do at the end of Chapter 12?
5. What does Mary leave for the vicar?
Short Essay Questions
1. Where does Mary go to find Jem in Chapter 9? Where has he gone, and who tells Mary that information?
2. What does Mary discover when she awakens in Chapter 12? What is the first thing she wants to do?
3. How does Mary feel staying at the Bassat's? What does she dream of doing?
4. Why does Joss drag Mary with him to the coast in Chapter 10?
5. In Chapter 9, how does Jem assure Mary?
6. Who does Mary first suspect of the murders? Why could it not be this person?
7. How does Mary disappoint the squire in Chapter 15?
8. Who finally buys Jem's second pony? Why did he try to prevent the sale to this person?
9. Why does Mary convince Joss to let her and Patience take a nap in Chapter 13?
10. Why do Joss and his men burn the carriage?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the motif of fear in the novel "Jamaica Inn." What are some examples of fear in the novel? What does Mary fear and why? Does she face her fears?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the element of mystery in the novel "Jamaica Inn." What are some examples of mystery in the novel? Are all of the mysteries answered by the end of the novel? Who are some of the mysterious characters?
Essay Topic 3
What happens at the end of the novel "Jamaica Inn" ? Is everything resolved? Are there any surprises at the end of the novel? What happens to the principle characters?
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