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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. According to Jimmy, who was the man killed in the war named Jaures?
2. Where does Mr. Cunningham get his divorce from Mrs. Cunningham?
3. What do the girls where Anna works elbow each other to turn in?
4. What is Goldweiser's sister's name?
5. To where does Rosie want to make a getaway?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the virtues of its tobacco extolled by the Socony company?
2. When a shower of petals flutters all over the table at the roadhouse, how does Ellen react?
3. What doe Phil think will happen if he can sell his tiles to architects?
4. What is the greatest sight in the world according to Jimmy Herf as he and his family return from abroad?
5. Why is Dutch asked to leave the dance floor of the Chinese restaurant?
6. What does Stan say to himself in the mirror regarding his marriage?
7. Why does Joe Harland tell Jimmy to be careful what he does?
8. What does George tell Phil in regards to Elaine?
9. What is Congo's line of work and how is he faring?
10. What does Ellen say to George when he tells her Cecily has consented to a divorce?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is Jimmy's relationship to his mother like when he was a child? How does he deal with her illness and her death? How does her role in his life affect how he evolves throughout the book?
Essay Topic 2
Why is George Baldwin unfulfilled in his life? What is his relationship with women and how does he use them to try to find himself?
Essay Topic 3
Joe Harland is a figure who has lost his significant power. Describe his struggles and how he copes with losing everything. How is he an iconic figure of the time period?
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