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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. Where is the first place Fagin goes to find Bill after Toby's report?
2. What does Bill make Oliver drink at Toby's house?
3. Where does Oliver think Dodger got the purses that he gives to Fagin on his first morning in Fagin's house?
4. What does Oliver do when he realizes what he is expected to do?
5. What is Oliver's job at the regular workhouse?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Mr. Brownlow do to try and prove Oliver's integrity?
2. What kind of nightmare does Oliver have when Harry comes to see Rose, and what does he see when he wakes up?
3. What does Nancy say when she hears about what happened to Oliver at the robbery?
4. What is the game that Fagin teaches Oliver, and what is it meant to teach?
5. What does Oliver do when he is punished for his attack after Mr. Sowerberry comes home?
6. What happens when Oliver knocks on the door of the house he tried to rob?
7. How does Dickens excuse Dodger and Charley's reaction to the events after the theft of the handkerchief?
8. How is Oliver's name cleared at the hearing after the theft of the handkerchief?
9. What happens when Oliver finally loses patience with Noah and his mocking?
10. What does Mr. Bumble do while he visits with Mrs. Corney, and how does she react?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Shame and propriety are common themes throughout this book. What are some of the instances where these themes are present, and why are they so important to the characters involved?
Essay Topic 2
Sacrifice is a theme that is very prevalent in this book. Who are the characters most affected by this theme, and how do they allow sacrifice to change their lives?
Essay Topic 3
Valor is a theme of this play, and it is very important to many of the characters involved. Where does this theme of valor present itself, and how do these occurrences affect the characters involved in those scenes?
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