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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. Which character is seasick for most of the journey?
2. Which member of the Hardy family persuaded her parents to allow Myrtle to stay?
3. Who sits with the dead body in the back of the van?
4. What kind of event has Master Georgie been invited to?
5. What is Margaret's occupation?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does George's attitude change once he is in Constantnople?
2. What does Pompey think about the success of the operation on the ape?
3. Summarize the first chapter.
4. Why does the group travel to Constantinople?
5. Summarize the second chapter.
6. What does Dr. Potter tell his wife about the hermit of Malea?
7. What is Myrtle's life like with the Hardy family?
8. How does the Duck-Boy help George?
9. Why does Pompey say he almost pities George?
10. How does Pompey defend himself when the footman questions why Pompey wants to be more than a servant?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Pick two characters from the novel and discuss their goals and motives. Do they achieve their motive? Do they share similar goals and motives with other characters? Do their goals clash with other characters? How do the characters goals and motives affect their interaction with each other?
Essay Topic 2
Examine the books reception in three different countries including the country the book was written. How do their opinions about the books differ? Was the book more influential in one country than another? If so, why?
Essay Topic 3
The author wrote Master Georgie in the first person, but with three different narrators. Why do you think the author chose to write the story in the first person? How do you think the meaning of the story would change if the author wrote it in the third person? What meaning does it give the story that Bainbridge uses three different narrators?
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