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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 did Lancelot tell the bank manager he was doing with the money he withdrew from the bank in Chapter 8?
2. In Chapter 6, when Lancelot returns to his story, what does he say he asked Elgin to make him?
3. Who does Lancelot blame in Chapter 7 for sexual immorality?
4. Percival was whose nickname in college?
5. In Chapter 9, Lancelot says he has been declared what?
Short Essay Questions
1. When Lancelot went into the library, what did he find his daughter discussing with the librarian?
2. What did Margot announce to Lancelot when she refuses to go away with him?
3. What was wrong with the tapes Elgin made for Lancelot?
4. After viewing the tapes, what does Lancelot tell Merlin to do and why?
5. What happens when Lancelot asks Harry questions?
6. What is Lancelot's New World going to be centered around?
7. What does Lancelot do that makes the reader wonder if he is really being let out of the hospital?
8. Despite being able to leave the hospital, Lancelot continues to claim what?
9. How does Lancelot think women are ruining society?
10. When Lancelot suggested to Margot that they spend some time alone, what was her reaction?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is a "foil" in literature? What is the purpose of the foil? Give at least two examples of characters in this book who function as foils and describe their purpose.
Essay Topic 2
Is Lancelot a moral character? What about the others? Why? What definition of moral character are you using? Support your answer with examples from the book.
Essay Topic 3
What is the moral of the story? Is there one? Support your answer with evidence from the book.
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