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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. Mr. Rochester's former butler tells Jane that Grace Poole possessed what fault?
2. What is the name of St. John's Pointer?
3. Mr. Rochester tells Jane that he has written to his banker to send him what item that has been in his safe-keeping?
4. What is the first sentence of the final chapter of "Jane Eyre?"
5. When St. John asks Jane to accompany him to India, to what condition she does not want to agree?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Mr. Rochester respond to Jane's inquiry about Blanche's feelings regarding their upcoming marriage?
2. What premonition does Jane have about St. John, and how is this significant?
3. The day before the wedding, Jane dreams about what that is significant?
4. Why does St. John propose to Jane, and how does she respond?
5. What does Mr. Rochester tell Jane about having seen the hand of God for the first time?
6. What does Jane discover about Rosamond Oliver's feelings for St. John, and what does it signify?
7. What are St. John's feelings for Rosamond Oliver, and how is it significant?
8. Who does Mr. Rochester show to Mr. Briggs, Mr. Mason, and Jane at Thornfield?
9. Why does Jane run outside after St. John reads from the book of Revelations, and why is it significant?
10. What are Jane's plans after her fortune has dramatically changed, and why does St. John urge her to reconsider them?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is the role of race in the novel? How does Bertha Mason's mixed-race heritage affect her characterization as monstrous and animalistic?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the conflict in "Jane Eyre."
1) What is the conflict between Jane and society?
2) What is the conflict between Jane and the other characters?
3) What is the conflict between Jane and herself?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss reader reception at the time of publication. How was "Jane Eyre" received by critics and the general public?
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