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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. What overcomes H.H. as he and the man he follows continue to converse?
2. What does the person think about H.H.?
3. What do Lukas and his friends wonder about H.H. and his group?
4. Why does H.H. visit Lukas?
5. What does H.H. say Lukas is known for?
Short Essay Questions
1. In Part IV, what does the person in the park say to H.H. about people who give up their abilities and ambitions?
2. Explain what H.H. says happens to the journey in Part III.
3. What affect does H.H.'s "happy memory" in Part III have on him?
4. What does H.H. do as the person who exits the building passes by him in Part IV?
5. What happens when H.H. approaches the person he has followed to a park in Part IV?
6. What does H.H. do after returning home at the end of Part IV?
7. In Part IV, how does H.H. feel as he and the person he has been speaking with part ways?
8. As Part IV opens, how does H.H. respond to whistling he hears from a house where Leo might live?
9. How does H.H. say he intends to "exercise his will" in Part III?
10. Why is Lukas able to succeed with his story while H.H. fails in Part III?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Leo is patient with H.H. yet remains distant. What reason does Leo give for this distancing? What does Leo say about understanding men? Who does he seem to prefer as his intimate companions? Why? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
The group arrives at Morbio Inferiore. What is Morbio Inferiore and where is it located? How does H.H. describe it? Does its physical features reflect what is going on in the story? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
The narrator says in Part I that generations try to suppress what previous generations have done. What does he say generations will recall about horrible things they endured? What does he seem to be referring to? Is there a particular character he might be speaking of? If so, who and why?
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