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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 does Harry suggest Nelson and Pru do with the baby?
2. What is Charlie's position at Springer's Motors?
3. What does Harry say he feels naked wearing?
4. What mountain does Route 422 curve around?
5. What city was Skeeter killed in?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the Reverend Archie Campbell discuss with Nelson and Pru?
2. What does Harry remember about Skeeter?
3. Describe Harry's circle of friends at the country club?
4. What does Harry think about the Springer's house?
5. What problem does Nelson have with Pru?
6. What does Thelma think about the story Harry tells her about Nelson?
7. How does Nelson react to Campbell's presence?
8. What does Harry think about Pru?
9. Describe Harry and Charlie's relationship.
10. What does Charlie say to Harry about Nelson?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine Rabbit's character across the whole series.
-How does Updike develop Rabbit's character across the whole series?
-What new elements does Updike add to Rabbit's character?
Essay Topic 2
Choose two of the following people and outline their influence on Rabbit's life:
1) His basketball coach
Essay Topic 3
Choose one of the following and discuss how it affects the tone of the novel and helps to express character and theme:
2) Point of view
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