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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 is Anna's hair described?
2. What is Anna's husband's surname?
3. What does Gurov eat in the room after making love to Anna?
4. How old was Anna when she married her husband?
5. What is the color of Anna's dog?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Gurov remark about Anna as he lays in his hotel room at the end of Chapter 1?`
2. How does Gurov feel up on returning to his home in Chapter 3?
3. Describe the external characteristics of Gurov (age, marital status, appearance, etc.).
4. How are Anna's and Gurov's meetings arranged in the city in Chapter 4?
5. Describe the setting in the beginning of Chapter 3. Where is it? What is the description of it?
6. What has been the outcome of Gurov's previous affairs? How has this left him?
7. What does Gurov do once the travelers have dispersed in Chapter 2? How does Anna react?
8. How is Anna different than the other women Gurov has made love to?
9. Describe how Anna and Gurov meet in Chapter 1.
10. How old was Gurov when he married his wife? How did their marriage take place?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss "Slice of Life" realism. What does this term mean? How does it apply to The Lady with the Pet Dog?
Essay Topic 2
What does "Betrayal" mean in the context of The Lady with the Pet Dog? Who does Anna regret betraying? Why? What is the narrator's view of the betrayal of the characters?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the two main characters in the story. How are they similar? How are they different? What about their settings set them apart?
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