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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Homer realize is in the workers' home with him when he masturbates in Chapter 6?
2. When Wally asks Candy to marry him, she says what in Chapter 8?
3. When Homer asks some of the women workers about the cider house rules, they explain that who writes the rules every year?
4. Who does Homer send to St. Cloud's to get a job "doing the Lord's work" in Chapter 10?
5. When the other workers leave for lunch, who stays behind to climb up on to the tin roof of the cider house in Chapter 7?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the theme of sexuality in the novel. How do Dr. Larch's first sexual experiences relate to those of Homer? How is sexuality perceived by the characters? What are the consequences of sexuality seen in the novel?
Essay Topic 2
Define and discuss tone, metaphor and simile, and analyze the imagery and symbolism in Chapter 5. What is foreshadowed by the wind? How does the imagery of the beginning of the chapter lend to its tone? How is the stationmaster described? What kills him in the novel?
Essay Topic 3
Describe and discuss the settings of Heart's Haven and Heart's Rock and the history of the Worthington family. How do Heart's Haven and Heart's Rock differ from St. Cloud's, Maine? How is Wally Worthington, Senior described? What is his relationship with his wife like?
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