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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 surprise visitor does Elizabeth receive a few days after Jane's engagement?
2. What is Elizabeth thinking of as she tours the grounds at Mr. Darcy's estate?
3. Who does Elizabeth commonly run in to on her long walks through Rosings Park?
4. Who surprises Elizabeth at the inn where the Bennet's carriage was to meet her and take her home?
5. What does Charlotte think prompted the unexpected visit to Elizabeth while she and Maria were away in town?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Mr. Darcy do as he walks with Elizabeth after hearing about her confrontation with Lady Catherine?
2. What does Charlotte attribute all of Mr. Darcy's visits to Elizabeth to?
3. Why does Elizabeth think Mr. Darcy was so quiet when he first came with Mr. Bingley to visit Longbourn after Lydia's marriage?
4. Where does Lydia want her father to take the whole family to spend the summer?
5. Why does Elizabeth feel that sympathy is not due towards Charlotte for her bad choice of a husband?
6. Why does Mr. Collins come to visit Longbourn after Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy are engaged?
7. What is the first thing that Mrs. Bennet does the minute she hears that Lydia is to be married?
8. Who is the only person Elizabeth tells about her proposal from Mr. Darcy?
9. What is the most shocking part about Lydia and Mr. Wickham running away together?
10. What does Lydia do the entire time she is staying at Longbourn after her hasty marriage?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Jane endures many different trials before the end of the book. What are some of these trials and what lessons does Jane learn through these experiences?
Essay Topic 2
Lady Catherine DeBourgh and Mrs. Bennet are very similar in nature although very different in many other areas. What are some of these intrinsic differences and similarities, and what message(s) was Austen was trying to send with these two characters?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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