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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. Who is the woman Peter now plans to marry?
2. What is Lucrezia's nickname?
3. How had Clarissa hurt Peter years ago?
4. What color is Clarissa's favorite dress?
5. What does Peter not realize about Clarissa?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who would Peter spend time with at dinner parties when he didn't want to share Clarissa with anyone else?
2. What are Clarissa's immediate thoughts when Peter surprises her by showing up at her house?
3. What does Peter not realize about Clarissa as he chats with her in her room?
4. In what ways is Clarissa like the author, Virginia Woolf, in her personality traits?
5. How does the author introduce Clarissa Dalloway?
6. How did Peter know that Clarissa was in love with Richard Dalloway?
7. Who is Daisy and what role does she play in Peter's life?
8. What are Clarissa's thoughts on this June morning and what are some of the reasons that the world seems pleasant to her?
9. Which woman does Clarissa admire more than anyone and longs to be like her?
10. What is wrong with the dress Clarissa wants to wear to her party?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe Miss Kilman. What is her role in the story? What was the author trying to accomplish by developing Miss Kilman's character in the novel?
Essay Topic 2
Create a character study of Rezia. What are her physical characteristics? What are her motivations? What are her fears? What are her dreams? Her fears and doubts? What else can you say about the character?
Essay Topic 3
Create a character study of Clarissa. What are her physical characteristics? What are her motivations? What are her fears? What are her dreams? What else can you say about Clarissa?
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