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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Favell want?
2. Who instructs Mrs. Danvers to lock Maxim and his wife in their room for the night?
3. Where does the narrator stand to watch the drama of the grounded ship?
4. What has tarnished the silver dresses?
5. What are the qualities the narrator believes a person must have to be well-bred?
Essay Topic 1
In a thoughtful essay, examine the place of landscape in the novel. Does it connect with character, theme and action? Does it provide emotional depth? Remember that there is not only the landscape at Manderley. Write 500 words.
Essay Topic 2
Examine the relationships of the couples presented in Rebecca. Look at Maxim and Rebecca; Maxim and his new wife; Rebecca and Jack Favell; Beatrice and Giles. How do these relationships affect the development of the story?
Essay Topic 3
"Manderley is the major character in the novel Rebecca." How far do you agree with this statement? What is the meaning of its destruction? Why doesn't Maxim simply rebuild it?
This section contains 850 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)