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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What are Maxim's dominant feelings about his years with Rebecca?
2. Why does Colonel Julyan not think it would help to write to the doctor about Rebecca's consultation?
3. How many people from the ship are drowned?
4. What does the Coroner say about Mr Tubb's workmanship?
5. Who is Captain Searle?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Choose TWO significant characters from the novel Rebecca. In a considered essay, discuss the way these characters and their roles in the story illustrate and/or connect with the novel's themes.
Essay Topic 2
Explain the moral problem that lies at the core of Rebecca. Do you think this has been presented satisfactorily? Why or why not? Be sure to refer closely to characters and events in the text.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay in which you assess the effectiveness of the opening chapters of the novel. Comment on setting, language, characters and the development of mystery.
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