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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 7, what does Lancelot believe is ruining the country?
2. What does Lancelot believe is ruining the nation?
3. What did Lancelot arrange for Elgin to buy?
4. After Lancelot makes his first visit in Chapter 8 after viewing the tapes, who else does he encounter that is deeply afraid of the storm and decides to move on as well?
5. In Chapter 9, what does the person that Lancelot is asking the questions of respond when asked the questions?
Short Essay Questions
1. How is Elgin going to make a movie for Lancelot?
2. Despite being able to leave the hospital, Lancelot continues to claim what?
3. What does Lancelot confess he knew about his mother, when he thinks he sees her at his desk?
4. What are two things Lancelot does not want in his new world?
5. What does Lancelot confess about his feelings the night of the killing?
6. What did Raine give Lancelot before the storm?
7. What is Lancelot's New World going to be centered around?
8. What does Lancelot think about his son's decision to become a homosexual?
9. What does Lancelot do that makes the reader wonder if he is really being let out of the hospital?
10. Lancelot tells a story about his grandfather. What is the story?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Based on evidence from the book. explain why Lancelot is not a reliable narrator.
Essay Topic 2
What does the movie industry and movies symbolize to the different characters in the book? Do the different types of movies symbolize different thing? Explain the symbolism of the movies for Lancelot, Margot and Lucy.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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