Final Test - Hard
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who tells Félicité that the house is for sale?
2. What is the rumor about Colmiche?
3. What is the parrot's first illness?
4. What do the boys in town do to Colmiche?
5. What upsets Félicité the most about the prospect of selling the house?
Essay Topic 1
What is the symbolic significance of the parrot? Review the parrots role in the story and create an argument that describes how the parrot functions symbolically in "A Simple Heart." As always, be sure to include specific examples from the text to support your argument.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast Mme. Aubain and FÃ©licitÃ©'s reactions to Virginie's death. How do their reactions fit in with their characters in general?
Essay Topic 3
The most crucial moment in FÃ©licitÃ©'s relationship with Mme. Aubain is when the two of them embrace. Analyze this scene and FÃ©licitÃ©'s reaction to the experience. How does this change her relationship with Mme. Aubain? Why is it so important to FÃ©licitÃ©? What impact does it have on the story generally?
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