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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. What happens when Steven takes his entrance exams for school?
2. What does Marion call Stafford when he puts his arm around her for the first time?
3. Who ends the relationship between Colin and Elizabeth?
4. Why does Colin lose his job at the school?
5. Whom does Elizabeth accuse Colin of being jealous of in Part 5, Chapter 29?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Colin goes out with Audrey for the first time?
2. In Part 4, Chapter 23, what two things does Colin come to envy about Stafford?
3. What do Colin and Stephens disagree about at work in Part 5, Chapter 25?
4. What do Elizabeth and Colin argue about in Part 5, Chapter 29?
5. How does Colin feel when Steve is signed to a football team?
6. In Part 5, Chapter 28, what worries Colin most about Elizabeth?
7. In Part 5, Chapter 26, what happens when Colin argues with Steven about the future?
8. What do Colin and Elizabeth fight about in Part 5, Chapter 30?
9. Why does Colin go to the pub almost every night after teaching?
10. What happens when Colin asks Elizabeth what she'll do with her life in Part 5, Chapter 31?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The hut is an important place for Colin as a boy. Describe the hut and the activities the boys did when they were there. What purpose does the hut serve and why is it included in this novel?
Essay Topic 2
The narrator of Saville is an unknown third person. Characters are often referred to by pronouns. What is the purpose of leaving the characters nameless so often? What message does this deliver? Is this an effective form of narration?
Essay Topic 3
What is the message this author creates about the military? Examine the characters that are either veterans, in the military or considering the military as a career. How are they described? Are their story lines positive or negative? How so?
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