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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Jeff awaken to begin his sixth replay?
2. Why, according to Jeff in his sixth replay, does he have a vasectomy?
3. Who sailed across the ocean on a primitive boat?
4. Who was the Nobel-prize winning author Jeff interviews for a book?
5. How does the wife from Jeff's past recollect him when they meet in New York?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Pamela find Jeff in Boston when she finally returns to her replay?
2. At what point can Jeff and Pamela no longer give the U.S. government operative with important, accurate information?
3. Describe Jeff's college career when he returns from summer vacation in the replay where Pamela is much younger than Jeff.
4. Why is Jeff's farm a special place for Jeff and Pamela?
5. Once Pamela finally arrives back into the replay, what plans do she and Jeff develop to stay together?
6. What concern does Pamela discuss with Jeff on their sailing trip?
7. Briefly discuss Jeff's interviews with men who have endured isolation. Who were they and why did they choose to endure isolation?
8. Describe Stuart's offering of appeasement as he explains it to Jeff and Pamela.
9. Jeff dies while in a good relationship with Linda then is replayed into a failed marriage with her. What has changed and what does Jeff do?
10. After Jeff and Pamela fall in love, how do both use (or not use) foreknowledge in their careers? How does their love inspire them?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Define rising action as an element of plot. Discuss in detail the rising action in Replay. How does the author present it? How does the rising action flow? How does the rising action add to the suspense of the story? Give examples from Replay to support your conclusions.
Essay Topic 2
What is an antagonist? Discuss the role of the antagonist of this novel in detail, relating the antagonist specifically to the type of conflict featured. Cite the text to support your position.
Essay Topic 3
Name and discuss three historical events that occurred, which Grimwood references in the book. What role does each event play in the book? Why do you think the author chose these events for his book?
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