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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. Alobar stops near what landmark to sleep until daybreak as he begins his journey?
2. In what kind of apartment do artists rarely live?
3. What are the rulers of Alobar's kingdom considered to be?
4. What time is it when Madame Devalier asks V'lu for the time at the beginning of the novel?
5. What is the name of Priscilla's coworker?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the one connection of the three separate plots in the opening of Jitterbug Perfume?
2. Discuss the relationship between Madame Lily Devalier and V'lu. How do these women know one another?
3. How many storylines are established in Jitterbug Perfume? What are the settings of each?
4. Discuss Priscilla's relationship with Ricki. How do they know one another? What are their feelings about each other?
5. What are the "fatal signals" of age in a king of Alobar's land?
6. How is the LeFever business operated?
7. Who appears at the spring where Alobar decides to rest for the night? What reason does this character give for being there?
8. Describe the character of Madame Lily Devalier. What is her profession? How long has she been in this business?
9. What is the "King of the Bean" custom?
10. In Part I, who does Alobar meet in a field and what do they discuss?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the LeFever twins. What are the names of these two characters? How are they related? What do they do? What is their significance to the overall plot?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the importance of "the beet" in Jitterbug Perfume. What is its significance to the plot, characters and themes?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the travels of Alobar in Jitterbug Perfume. How old is this character at the end of the novel? Has he grown as a spiritual being throughout his journey? If so, how?
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