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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Colonel Julyan?
2. What does she believe about her relationship with Maxim?
3. What does the Coroner say about Mr Tubb's workmanship?
4. What do the rockets indicate?
5. Which words best describe Beatrice's Christmas party?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 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
"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 300 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)