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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. What does Rolandine insist upon?
2. What does Bernard bring the servant?
3. Whom does the man in Story Thirty-two kill?
4. What does the Prince in Story Twenty-five do after he meets with his lover?
5. Whom does the man in Saffredent's first story team up with to take his revenge?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Ennasuite's story in Story Twenty- seven about?
2. What happens in the story about d'Avannes?
3. What does the young woman do with the Captain's token of love?
4. What regulations are put on the stories to be told in the afternoon?
5. What is Oiselle's first story about?
6. What does Parlamente realize after listening to her husband's story?
7. How does Bonnivet convince a woman to be his lover?
8. What is the story with Roncex about?
9. What does Seigneur de La Tremouille discover?
10. Why does Elisor not choose to be with the Queen?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why did these people choose to compile these stories, and how did this reasoning affect the tone of the stories presented?
Essay Topic 2
There are a number of different settings in this book. Describe some of these settings. Why might the author have chosen these settings for these stories to take place?
Essay Topic 3
Fear is a major motivating factor for a number of characters in this book. Which characters are most affected by this, and what are some of the different ways this fear is manifested?
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