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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Stevens react to Lisa's actions?
2. What else does Miss Kenton reveal to Stevens?
3. What does Stevens not allow himself to do regarding Lord Darlington?
4. What does Stevens recall now?
5. What incident does Stevens recall?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does Stevens justify the humiliating behavior inflicted by Lord Darlington's guests toward him? What is his view on the laws of nature? Does he truly feel that class distinction has its place even after he has been a victim of its cruelty?
Essay Topic 2
Explain the technique of flashback used extensively in this book. Describe some situations that can be considered flashbacks. Why are they flashbacks? What are the benefits of using flashbacks?
Essay Topic 3
Stevens defines dignity and professionalism as the two main characteristics of a good butler. What other qualities are necessary to be a good butler. What type of person could never be a good butler? Explain.
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