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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How is London described?
2. For what does Gride get ready?
3. What does Nicholas vow to stop at whatever the cost?
4. What has happened within two weeks of the trip?
5. What does Nicholas vow?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
A key aspect of Dickens' work, in general, is the detail and breadth of his characters.
Part 1) Who are the main characters? Describe them.
Part 2) How does Dickens reveal aspects of his characters' personalities?
Part 3) How is any audience at any time able to connect to and relate to these characters?
Essay Topic 2
This story is relevant today.
Part 1) Describe what is relevant to today's society and life.
Part 2) Could this be relevant throughout time? Why or why not?
Part 3) Will this story continue to be relevant? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Nicholas undergoes a journey of transformation.
Part 1) How is Nicholas at the beginning of the story?
Part 2) How does he change through the play? What causes these changes? How do his changes affect others?
Part 3) What is the purpose of this journey, for him and for the reader?
This section contains 1,113 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)