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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Maxim tell his wife at last?
2. What has changed concerning the relationship between the narrator and Mrs. Danvers?
3. In what area of London does Dr Baker live?
4. What shocks does Maxim claim to have suffered?
5. What does Favell want?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Did Rebecca de Winter deserve to die? Should her husband have been punished (through the law) for her murder? Examine the moral dilemma. Is there indeed a moral dilemma at all? Write the text of a speech you might give to some law students.
Essay Topic 2
In what ways is the novel Rebecca characteristic of the romance novel genre? Examine and comment on the structure and character dynamics in the novel. Write about 800 words.
Essay Topic 3
"Mrs Danvers is not the antagonist in Rebecca: the real antagonist is Rebecca de Winter." Do you agree? Why or why not? Examine the power dynamics in the novel.
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