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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Jasper is what breed of dog?
(a) A corgi.
(b) A cocker spaniel.
(c) A border collie.
(d) A King Charles spaniel.
2. How is the narrator reminded of an English spring?
(a) Through news of England on the radio.
(b) By looking through her photograph album.
(c) Through conversations with Maxim.
(d) Through old copies of the magazine Field.
3. How does the narrator define happiness?
(a) She suggests happiness is unattainable.
(b) She says it can be achieved through hard work.
(c) She says it is a quality of thought, a state of mind.
(d) She says happiness is at Manderley.
4. Who first suggests the revival of the Manderley Fancy Dress ball?
(a) Beatrice Lacy.
(b) The bishop in a neighboring cathedral town.
(c) Mrs. Danvers.
(d) The wife of a bishop in a neighboring cathedral town.
5. Why is the meal with Mrs Van Hopper eaten in silence?
(a) The narrator has nothing to say.
(b) Mrs Van Hopper likes to concentrate on the food.
(c) Mrs Van Hopper is keeping silence for Lent.
(d) Mrs Van Hopper is annoyed with Max de Winter.
Short Answer Questions
1. What can moonlight do, according to the narrator?
2. For the narrator, what gives "a glow about [her] morning"?
3. In what colors is the buoy painted?
4. What does Frank tell the narrator about Ben?
5. What color is the stone of which Manderley is built?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the protagonist learn about herself during this chapter?
2. How does the new Mrs. de Winter play into Mrs. Danvers' hands during their conversation.
3. What criticisms of the British landed gentry are implied in this chapter of Rebecca?
4. What is the protagonist's vision of her life in Manderley?
5. Why is the Manderley fancy dress ball so important?
6. Why does the protagonist feel that there is "a strange air of unreality" about her first luncheon with Maxim de Winter?
7. Why and in what way does the protagonist behave uncharacteristically?
8. What impression of Beatrice is gained in this chapter of Rebecca?
9. What is the difficult position Mrs. de Winter imagines she might shortly be in?
10. Is James Tabb a rounded character?
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