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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 Julia travel to, in her search for Sarah?
2. How does the letter describe Sarah's feelings about peace?
3. What does Julia consent to?
4. Who is Gaspard DuFaure?
5. What does Sarah find when she gets back to her apartment?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Julia interaction with Eduard.
2. What does Julia learn from Sarah's wedding announcement?
3. What is Bertrand's response when he hears that Julia is not aborting the baby?
4. What does the narrator say Julia is troubled by?
5. Describe Rachel's arrest at the DuFaures'.
6. What is Julia's state of mind as she plans to travel to Tuscany?
7. What is the tone of the book, up to the point of Julia finding out about Sarah from Eduard?
8. What does Franck Lévy show Julia, and what does it make her feel?
9. What does Franck Lévy tell Julia Jaramond about the Tézacs' apartment?
10. Where doe Julia travel to in the U.S. in her search for Sarah?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an evaluative review of "Sarah's Key". What is this book's place in culture? What are its uses? Who is its audience? What are its limitations?
Essay Topic 2
What are the traits that distinguish characters like Gaspard DuFaure, William Rainsferd and Julia Jaramond from the others? How do these characters typically get along with the others? What allows them to take things seriously that the other characters do not want to talk about?
Essay Topic 3
How are Julia's pregnancy and her search for Sarah related? Is the pregnancy--and Bertrand's opposition to it--an opportunity for her to look into Sarah's story? Is Sarah's story a counterweight to balance her discomfort about her marriage?
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