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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Mrs. Smith?
2. What does Mr. Jeffris appoint Mr. Smith to be on the expedition?
3. What does Oscar ask Lucinda when he is worried about her reputation?
4. What does Oscar say about the prototype Lucinda shows him in her office?
5. Who makes a formal inquiry into Dennis' sermons?
Essay Topic 1
Describe the importance of the sea in Oscar's life. Why does he fear it as a boy? In what ways does he take steps to overcome his fear? How does his fear come true?
Essay Topic 2
Describe Oscar's reaction to Lucinda's prototype. What kind of language does he use to express his opinion of it? How does his reaction help Lucinda understand something about her feelings for him?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the character of Ian Wardley-Fish. What role does he play in the novel? How has he influenced Oscar in both positive and negative ways?
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