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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. When does the Runway office want Andrea to start working?
2. What does Andrea's boyfriend do for a living?
3. What does Andrea have to do after accepting the job at Runway?
4. Why does Andrea leave the office unattended in Chapter 5?
5. How is the position as Miranda Priestly's assistant described to Andrea?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Andrea go to the Elias-Clark building? What overwhelms her there?
2. What mistake does Andrea make in Chapter 5?
3. In Chapter 7, after finding out Miranda is returning early, what does Andrea have to do to prepare for her arrival? What slows her down?
4. Why does Andrea have such a hard time completing the tasks Miranda instructs her to do in Chapter 1?
5. How do Nigel and Andrea first become acquainted?
6. Where does Andrea go at Thanksgiving in Chapter 6? What announcement is made?
7. What does Lily study at college? What does Lily to Andrea about her new job at Runway?
8. Why does Andrea consider herself to be lucky on her first day of work in Chapter 4?
9. What do the women Andrea interviews with promise her about working with Miranda Priestly?
10. Who does Andrea speak to at the party in Chapter 8?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Analyze and interpret the conclusion of the novel "The Devil Wears Prada". What happens at the end of the novel? Are there any unanswered questions? Why might Weisberger have chosen to end the novel when she did? How has Andrea changed by the end of the novel?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the motif of fashion in the novel. What are some examples of fashion houses mentioned in the novel? How important is fashion to Andrea? How does her opinion of fashion change as the novel progresses?
Essay Topic 3
Analyze and interpret Andrea's relationship with Alex. How do they meet? How long were they together? What struggles do they face as a couple? Why do they split up? How does Andrea feel about breaking up with Alex?
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