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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Jane writes James-Edward Austen to congratulate him on what?
(a) His daughter's birth.
(c) His marriage.
(d) His acceptance into Cambridge.
2. She is determined to raise money for what which is to be printed at her expense?
(a) The first printing of "Persuasion."
(b) The first printing of "Sense and Sensibility."
(c) The second printing of "Persuasion."
(d) The second printing of "Sense and Sensibility"
3. Jane writes to Fanny Knight praising her what?
4. She visits the Fagg family and describes who?
(a) The plain daughters.
(b) The mean daughters.
(c) The beautiful daughters.
(d) The kind daughters.
5. John Murray advises Jane of what?
(a) The manuscript that is due.
(b) A book signing he scheduled.
(c) The amount she owes him.
(d) The proper place to situate a dedication in a book.
Short Answer Questions
1. Jane praises Anna's manuscript, comparing it to Burney's ____________.
2. Why does Jane lament Fanny's pending marriage?
3. Was Anna's manuscript ever completed or published?
4. Henry is promoted and does not feel the loss of who so badly because he is used to being away from her?
5. Jane tells John Murray that she is happy with Sir Walter Scott's review of "Emma" in the Quarterly Review, but she is displeased about what?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Jane tell Caroline in a letter?
2. What does Jane say about Charles? Why might she say this?
3. Describe Jane's trip with Henry to Chawton.
4. What does Jane do regarding Fanny's possible marriage?
5. What does Fanny Knight do regarding Jane's book? What does Jane decide to tell Anna?
6. What book does Jane plan to read? Why?
7. What does Jane do regarding Anna's manuscript?
8. What does Jane say about her journey?
9. What does Jane say about Mr. Haden's paraphrasing of "Merchant of Venice?"
10. What does Jane write to Caroline Austen?
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