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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. How does the bird respond to being held by Richard?
2. Why does Julia say that she and Richard should no longer live together?
3. What does Ralph warn Julia against if she finds herself "with child"?
4. As Julia leaves for Wideacre, what is her biggest fear about her relationship with James?
5. How does Ralph respond to the way that Richard handles the bird?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Julia convince her family that it is time for her to return to Wideacre from Bath?
2. What conversation do Richard and Julia have in regard to her engagement to James?
3. How does Richard respond to Julia's engagement to James?
4. What interesting thing does Julia witness at Clary's funeral?
5. What does Richard admit to Julia when he meets her in Midhurst?
6. What happens after Richard demands that Julia dress up for a dinner engagement?
7. What happens during Richard's physical attack against Julia?
8. What is the revelation that Uncle John admits to Julia and Richard after the sickle race?
9. What do Julia and James witness when they visit the hovel where the slave children live, and what is their response?
10. Why is Ralph arrested?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Julia is governed under the deeply patriarchal society perpetuated by the beliefs of her Grandmamma.
Part 1) Describe the way that Grandmamma believes a woman should act in this society.
Part 2) Explain the way that Grandmamma's beliefs directly affect Julia's relationships with men.
Part 3) Explain how Julia eventually begins to fight against Grandmamma's beliefs about gender roles and the impact that fight has on Julia's life.
Essay Topic 2
While Julia is in Bath, she meets and becomes engaged to a man named James.
Part 1) Describe the courting period of Julia's and James's relationship.
Part 2) Describe the future that Julia and James planned together.
Part 3) Explain why Julia's and James's wedding never came into fruition.
Essay Topic 3
In the novel, many children are taken from the Acre to work as slaves. Describe the life that these children lead, and explain the impact that Julia had on their lives.
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