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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Isabelle dress the baby in after she first bathes it in Part Two: Chapter 10?
(a) A blue dress.
(b) A pink dress.
(c) A yellow dress.
(d) A white dress.
2. What photo studio does Isabel's family go to in Part Two: Chapter 14?
(a) Graysmark's photographic studio.
(b) Gutcher's photographic studio.
(c) Potts' photographic studio.
(d) Roennfeldt's photographic studio.
3. For how long is Tom initially signed up as a temporary lighthouse keeper at Janus Rock?
(a) Three months.
(b) One month.
(c) One year.
(d) Six months.
4. How long will it be until Tom and Isabel are granted shore leave in Part One: Chapter 7?
(a) Two years.
(b) One year.
(c) Three years.
(d) Six years.
5. Where did Trimble Docherty commit suicide?
(a) Byron Bay.
(b) Janus Rock.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old was Tom when he finally tracked down his mother?
2. What is the name of Betsy Parmenter's son?
3. How tall did Septimus Potts grow to be?
4. Who performs Lucy's christening in Part Two: Chapter 15?
5. About how far does the narrator say Janus Rock is from the mainland of Australia in the Prologue?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Tom initially given the temporary assignment at Janus Rock?
2. How is the setting of Janus Rock described in the novel's prologue?
3. How is the meeting of Isabel and Tom described in Part One: Chapter 2?
4. What would you describe as the major difference between Tom and Isabel in the novel?
5. What gift does Isabel present to Tom in Part One: Chapter 7?
6. How does Tom travel to Janus Rock in Part One: Chapter 3? Who accompanies him?
7. What has led to the strain in Tom and Isabel's relationship in Part Two: Chapter 16?
8. Who are Violet and Bill Graysmark and how are these characters described?
9. Why does Isabel become enraged when the supply boat arrives in Part One: Chapter 9?
10. What does Tom recall about tracking down his mother in Part One: Chapter 8?
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