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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 delivers the first letter from Frederick, after he flees Milton, to Margaret?
2. Who fails to show up at the meeting between Margaret and Mr. Thornton?
3. What does Mr. Hale tell Margaret about her mother's funeral arrangements?
4. What family does Frederick have in Spain.
5. Who does Mr. Bell send for to help take care of Margaret?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Mr. Thornton find out that Margaret has a brother?
2. Why does Margaret refer Frederick to Henry Lennox?
3. After Bessy dies, why does Margaret bring a drunk Nicholas back to her house?
4. What does Mrs. Thornton think of the possibility of Mr. Thornton's marrying Margaret?
5. What did Bessy make Mary promise to her as she was dying?
6. Why is Margaret so concerned when she hears that Mr. Thornton thinks she was at the train station with Mr. Lennox?
7. Why is Mr. Thornton fearful of Nicholas after he refuses to give him work?
8. How does Margaret respond to her father's death?
9. Who organizes and gets rid of Mr. Hale's belongings?
10. What does Mr. Hale complain about right before he dies?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the social norms in the North and the social norms in the South, according to what is written in the novel. Make sure to use specific quotations from the text to support your arguments.
Essay Topic 2
Analyze the ending of the novel and Margaret's decision to be with Mr. Thornton. Is this choice in the best interest of her character? Is it what she wants? Is it in the best interest of Mr. Thornton's character? Is it what he wants? Make sure to use quotations from the text to support your position.
Essay Topic 3
Analyze the scene where Margaret breaks the news to her mother that the family will be moving to Milton. Pay particular attention to the use of foreshadowing, analyzing how what happens during this scene (and between the characters) foreshadows what is to come later in the novel. Use quotations from the text to support your position.
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