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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. What kind of car does Mrs. Traynor drive?
2. What is the name of Will's sister who comes to see him in Chapter 7?
3. Who was the last girl that was hired as a caretaker to Will before Lou?
4. Where does Lou describe buying a "five-pack of knickers" in Chapter 11?
5. What does the hostess at the restaurant ask for when Lou orders a table in Chapter 11?
Short Essay Questions
1. How is Lou's first meeting with Will described in Chapter 3?
2. What secret does Lou learn about Mr. Traynor in Chapter 6?
3. What secret revelation does Lou discover in the end of Chapter 7?
4. What does Nathan do when he arrives in Chapter 6?
5. Why has a crowd gathered outside Lou's house in Chapter 9?
6. What does Lou discover when she hears a crash from the kitchen in Chapter 4?
7. How is Granta House described in Chapter 2? Where is it located?
8. What movie does Will get Lou to watch in Chapter 5? Why?
9. What does Lou note about Will at the hospital visit in Chapter 5? What does this signify?
10. How does Lou respond when Mrs. Traynor finds her sleeping in Will's bed in Chapter 6?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why does Camilla Traynor hire Louisa despite her lack of experience? How does she treat Louisa? In what ways does the relationship between these characters change in the course of the story?
Essay Topic 2
What has prompted the press to begin harassing Lou and her family at the end of the novel? Who is presumably responsible for leaking information to the press? Who confronts this person and how?
Essay Topic 3
Describe Louisa's farewell to Will in Switzerland. Has Louisa come to terms with Will's decision? Why or why not? What does Lou talk to Will about before she leaves?
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