The Magic Mountain Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

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Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where does Peeperkorn host an excursion to in May?

2. What is Peeperkorn recovering from when Hans visits him?

3. What does Settembrini explain about his and Naphta's arguments?

4. When does Settembrini reproach Hans for having symbolically said goodbye to him on Walpurgis Night?

5. Where do Hans and Joachim meet Dr. Behrens later in October?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

How are the different symbols (the x-ray plates, the Maria Mancini cigars, etc.) used throughout the novel to represent abstract concepts? Detail and explain how the symbols are used to describe certain abstract concepts and which concepts they describe.

Essay Topic 2

What role does social class play in "The Magic Mountain"? What different classes are represented and by which characters?

Essay Topic 3

How does the setting of the novel affect the characters and their actions? What is Mann suggesting about the setting?

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