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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Don Jaime do before he refills his coffee and sits and waits?
2. Why does Campillo say he is surprised that Don Jaime survived the attack?
3. Who does Don Jaime thinks he sees watching him in this section?
4. What does Campillo tell Don Jaime he has behaved like?
5. How does Don Jaime break into Carceles' residence?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why does Don Jaime consider fencing an art? What would he think about the position of fencing in today's society?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss elements of the narrative structure; exposition, conflict, complication, climax, resolution and conclusion. Do all the elements make for a logical and linear story? How does the story's structure express the book's themes?
Essay Topic 3
Identify the main themes of the story. In what way are these themes relevant to the period? How does the author use character and setting to express these themes?
This section contains 877 words
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