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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. Whose scouts are scouring the field looking for the dead and for equipment in "The Death of Dolgushov"?
2. Where do the narrator of "The Death of Dolgushov" and Grishchuk get fired upon near the town by enemy scouts?
3. What is the name of the middle-aged citizen, according to his aunt who comes to the doctor the day after his visit?
4. What does Grishchuk have with him all the time?
5. From where has the woman in "Sunstroke" boarded the steamer?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do the three brothers do during the summer months in "In Bondage"?
2. How do the peasant women treat the lieutenant at the market in "Sunstroke"?
3. In "The Death of Dolgushov", what does a wounded delegate say when Vytyagaichenko is leaving him and the other wounded and how does Vytyagaichenko respond?
4. In "Yuletide Story", what does the doctor think of patients in general?
5. How does Zamyatin describe the bedroom where Martin Martinych and Masha stay in "The Cave"?
6. What does Antoshka say when Paka asks why he and his brother laugh all the time?
7. Why does Selikhov come over to Martin Martinych's place?
8. What is Masha's condition in "The Cave"?
9. What does the doctor say that Varka's father should do in the dream she has while holding the baby?
10. In "Yuletide Story," what does the doctor think when he goes to the patient's apartment after his aunt tells him he has died?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does Tolstoy characterize each of the three hermits in "The Three Hermits"? How do these descriptions obscure the true nature of the power that the hermits have? How is this ironic in light of the Bishop's visit to the island?
Essay Topic 2
What is the social status of the benefactor Laputin in "The Clothesmender"? Why is he so concerned about his social status? How does he react when he is turned away from the Count's door? Why does this bother him so much?
Essay Topic 3
Describe how Major Kovalyov reacts to the situation of his missing nose in Gogol's "The Nose". What does he do for a living? How does he perceive his station in life? What are his biggest fears about his missing nose?
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