Final Test - Hard
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This quiz 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?
Compare and contrast Virginie and Victor. FÃ©licitÃ© considers them to share the same place in her heart. What similarities of character and situation contribute to this sense for the reader? What differences distinguish them?
Describe and analyze FÃ©licitÃ©'s relationship to religion and the divine. You might consider in particular the ways in which she seeks to draw literal relationships between descriptions and stories of God, or the divine and her literal earthly world. Be sure to cite specific examples from the text to support your argument.
FÃ©licitÃ©'s relationship with Theodore seems relatively minor in the context of the overall narrative. Why do you think Flaubert chose to include it? How does knowing that about FÃ©licitÃ© alter our perception of her throughout the rest of the story? You should discuss at least three ways in which our perception of FÃ©licitÃ© is affected by her failed relationship with Theodore.
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