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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. How does Jane feel about married life?
2. At the beginning of the marriage ceremony, what impediment does the stranger give to stop Jane's and Mr. Rochester's wedding?
3. What is the name of the book Jane reads that begins, "Day set on Norham's castled steep, And Tweed's fair river broad and deep"?
4. In talking about Jane's features, St. John remarks that "ill or well, she would always be _________."
5. How does St. John answer Miss Oliver's inquiries about coming to visit?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Jane run outside after St. John reads from the book of Revelations, and why is it significant?
2. What does Jane discover about Rosamond Oliver's feelings for St. John, and what does it signify?
3. How does Jane greet Mr. Rochester at Ferndean, and what is his response?
4. The day before the wedding, Jane dreams about what that is significant?
5. What is Jane's married life like, and why is it significant?
6. What premonition does Jane have about St. John, and how is this significant?
7. What message does St. John leave for Jane before he departs as a missionary?
8. Who does Mr. Rochester show to Mr. Briggs, Mr. Mason, and Jane at Thornfield?
9. What are St. John's feelings for Rosamond Oliver, and how is it significant?
10. How does Jane feel about her new teaching job, and why is it significant?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast Gateshead and Thornfield.
1) What are their similarities and differences?
2) How do these estates mirror Jane's development as a character?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the importance of house servants in the Victorian household.
1) What is the relationship between house servants and the proprietors?
2) What is the relationship between house servants and the dependents?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the autobiographical elements in "Jane Eyre."
1) Compare Jane Eyre with Charlotte Bronte.
2) What fictional events are modeled after real-life incidents?
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