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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. In Chapter 6, when was the announcement made?
2. What was the plot of the wife's movie?
3. In Chapter 7, in preparation for the storm, what did Lancelot come home to find his wife doing?
4. At the end of Chapter 9, what does Lancelot continue to claim he is going to create?
5. Who owns the land Lancelot is going to move to?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was wrong with the tapes Elgin made for Lancelot?
2. After viewing the tapes, what does Lancelot tell Merlin to do and why?
3. What does Lancelot claim as the point of his quest through the story?
4. What are Lancelot's plans after he leaves the hospital?
5. What did Raine give Lancelot before the storm?
6. What does Lancelot do that makes the reader wonder if he is really being let out of the hospital?
7. What did Margot announce to Lancelot when she refuses to go away with him?
8. Lancelot tells a story about his grandfather. What is the story?
9. What does Lancelot confess about his feelings the night of the killing?
10. How does Lancelot think women are ruining society?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is a flashback? How does the author use them in this book? Are they effective? Give at least three examples in support of your answer.
Essay Topic 2
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 3
Compare and contrast what Lancelot believes Margot and Anna symbolize? How is this represented? Support your answer with examples from the book.
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