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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Nadja ask Breton to bring with him the next time they meet?
2. What transfixes Breton about the woman that is walking towards him?
3. Why does Nadja's mother like to ride the Metro?
4. What is the name of the picture that depicts a cat tied down and trying to jump?
5. What do Breton and his wife talk about at the bar?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are the elements of a surrealist work? In what way is the novel a surrealist work?
Essay Topic 2
Examine Breton's views on the following. What do they say about the way Breton would like to live life? Are his views realistic?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast Breton and Nadja.
1. What is their relationship to each other?
2. How are their ideas different?
3. How do their differences in opinion prove to be destructive?
This section contains 800 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)