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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. What is the name of the nearest town?
2. What room does Ruby lead Bond into?
3. What kind of bird did Britain have to import during the holidays?
4. What kind of pudding do Bond and M eat?
5. What does Draco's men paint the helicopter with?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Bond try to hide himself in Samaden?
2. Describe the chase between Blofeld and Bond.
3. How does Bond get ready to escape?
4. What problems does Britain have with turkeys in Chapter 21?
5. What does Bond find out about one of the girls at the bar in Chapter 13?
6. How does Bond kill his pursuer?
7. Describe Bond's Christmas dinner with M.
8. What does Mr. Franklin suspect Blofeld's plan is?
9. What does Bond say in his message to headquarters?
10. How do Bond's pursuers try to kill him?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write a 500-word essay revolving around one of the following statements:
1) Fleming represents Bond as someone who has been conditioned by the British Secret Services and could have just as easily been a criminal.
2) Bond marries Tracy against his natural instincts and any revenge he may seek afterward he will do more out of duty than love.
3) The book's strong female characters show that woman's role in society was becoming increasingly prominent.
Essay Topic 2
The Bond books greatly influenced modern literature and, in particular, crime books. Choose a book written after the novel that you think was influenced by it and discuss their similarities in terms of:
Essay Topic 3
Examine the novel's chronological setting.
1) What were the main concerns during the 1960s? How does Fleming express these concerns?
2) In what ways do you think the novel's meaning would change if it were set in today's society?
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