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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who compares Daisy to the father in an opera?
2. Who is going with Daisy to Cambridge?
3. Where do Daisy and Fred go on their first "date"?
4. Who does Tom accuse of being the cart driver?
5. Who is in charge of Dr. Matthews' story's expedition?
Essay Topic 1
At the end of the story, it seems that "fate" has brought Fred his wish for being with Daisy. Discuss fate's role in bringing the two face to face at the end of the story.
Essay Topic 2
In making plans to tell his father about his unbelief, Fred overlooks the father's "human" role in a son's life. 1) Compare/contrast the two roles (minister/father) that Mr. Fairly plays in Fred's life. 2) If a parishoner approached Mr. Fairly with the same unbelief, would his reaction be different? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
The story opens with a stormy scene. The road to Cambridge has been strewn with willow branches. 1) Discuss an analogy that can be drawn between the strewn willow branches and Daisy's life. 2) How does the storm foreshadow a change in Fred's life?
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