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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is a diver employed?
2. What does Colonel Julyan say about blackmail?
3. What shocks does Maxim claim to have suffered?
4. What is Colonel Julyan's hope concerning Jack Favell?
5. What color is the coverlet on Rebecca's bed?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write a considered essay on characterization in Rebecca. Which characters are rounded and which flat? Are any of the characters stereotypes? Comment on the importance of minor characters like Robert, Ben and Giles.
Essay Topic 2
"The destruction of Manderley symbolizes the destruction of the genteel world of the early twentieth century, with all its hypocrisy." Do you agree? Write a substantial essay that reviews the themes of the novel.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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