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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of coat does Gurov wear in Chapter 4?
2. What does Anna's husband appear to do with every step he takes?
3. What had none of the women that Gurov had previously been with, been in their time with him?
4. What is the first thing that Anna says to Gurov in the stairwell of the theater?
5. How many main characters are in The Lady with the Pet Dog?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the theme of "Morality" as it applies to the novella. What is Chekhov's depiction of morality? How do his characters' actions exhibit this theme?
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
Discuss the three different settings of the novella. How do they compare and contrast with one another? How can this be seen symbolically?
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