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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many Oxford students are marooned with Eustace & Claude?
2. What is the name of old Wickhammersley's youngest daughter?
3. What do both Steggles and Harold have in common?
4. Who is Little Prudence Baxter?
5. Where is Beefy Bingham working?
Essay Topic 1
What are the types of men who are in these stories? What stock characters surround Bertie and Jeeves? Do you see categories? Or are the men more individualistic than the female characters are? Discuss several of the male characters, and analyze them in terms of their effect upon Bertie.
Essay Topic 2
What is the place of women in Bertie's world? What type of women (stock characters) appear in these stories? What is Bertie's relationship to them? Why does Jeeves keep rescuing Bertie from marrying?
Essay Topic 3
The style of writing that Wodehouse employs for this novel is very casual. Much of it is written in a conversational style.
Find some examples that are "Wodehousean" in style: casual sentence structure; use of capital letters to replace words; silly words and nicknames; other unique characteristics of Wodehouse.
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